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Bobcats Helping Bobcats

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Bobcats Helping Bobcats is a way for students, staff and faculty to support students on the Athens campus who are experiencing emergencies that may impact their overall well-being and ability to be successful in college. The following programs fall under the Bobcats Helping Bobcats umbrella: 

Cats’ Cupboard: A choice food pantry for students, staff and faculty located in Baker University Center.

Meal Bank: A meal donation program facilitated through campus meal plans, in which donated meals are loaded directly onto student OHIO ID cards for use in campus dining venues. 

Career Closet: A library of business professional and business casual clothing for interviews, career fairs or any other career-related function located in Baker University Center.

Cap & Gown Loan Program: A loaner program for students facing a financial barrier to purchasing a cap and gown for commencement.

Emergency Microgrants: Small-scale funds available to students facing financial difficulty due to emergency situations or one-time hardships.