Food For Fines


Food For FinesIn an effort to partner with the CMU Student Food Pantry and those that utilize this valuable service, the Central Michigan Police Department/Parking Services would like to provide a one-week opportunity to:

Donate non-perishable food items and have one parking citation reduced OR completely excused, up to $35.

Donations will only be accepted December 3, 2018 through December 7, 2018. Anyone can donate, even if you don't have a parking fine! Citation must be dated November 19, 2018 or later to qualify for this program.

All items will be donated to the CMU Food Pantry, NO RAMEN NOODLES PLEASE!

Drop off items at the CMU Police Department/Parking Services between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. from December 3 through December 7.

The value of items will be determined at drop-off.

Items such as:

Category 1 - $5.00 Any 3 Items
  • Canned Veggies
  • Canned Fruit
  • Boxed Macaroni & Cheese
  • Packages of Spaghetti Noodles
Category 2 - $10.00 Any 2 Items
  • Pancake Mix
  • Boxed Cereal
  • Syrup
  • Chunky Soup
  • Jar of Spaghetti Sauce
Category 3 - $15.00 Any 1 Item
  • 6-Pack of Paper Towels
  • 6-Pack Toilet Paper