Student Needs Center

The Learning Resource Centers in Canton and Macomb offer non-perishable food items, household and hygiene products, and various school supplies. All SRC students (including online or those visiting the Rushville or Havana sites) can request items from the Student Needs Center (at no cost to the student) by completing the Support Request Form (below). Items cannot be shipped directly to the student, but can be picked up at a specified campus location.

Donations to Student Needs Center:

To make a cash donation to the Student Needs Center, please visit our donations page. (After completing the payment portion of the form, be sure to designate your gift to be used for “Student Needs Center”.)

If you would like to donate items to the Student Needs Center (see the list above), you can do so at:

  • Canton Campus LRC
    2nd Floor, Centers Building
    23235 N. County Highway 22
    Canton IL 61520
  • Macomb Campus LRC
    Upper Level
    208 S. Johnson St.
    Macomb, IL 61455

Thank for you for your efforts and contributions in keeping our Student Needs Centers stocked and assisting our students who may be experiencing barriers to their academic success.


In an effort to assist students who are experiencing homelessness and in accordance with IL Public Act 102-0083, Spoon River College has a designated liaison to assist enrolled SRC homeless students.

If you are at risk or are experiencing homelessness, contact the Spoon River College Homeless Liaison:

Student Success Coach
Lydia Perrilles
Email Lydia
(309) 833-6048

Personal Support

Student Success Coaches in the Learning Resource Center assist students in accessing both campus and community resources such as food pantries, housing assistance, transportation help, and more.

Use the Find Food IL map to find places in your community offering free food or meals. You can also find stores and markets that accept SNAP/LINK or WIC coupons. Plus, see the DHS or WIC office nearest to you. Access the map from University of Illinois SNAP-Education and enter your zip code or city to get started.

Find Food IL - Community Food Map

Support Request Form

Support Request Form

After submitting this form you will be contacted by an SRC staff member. While we will make every effort to contact you the same business day, please allow 24 hours. If you need immediate assistance please call either the Macomb Learning Resource Center at 309-833-6048 or Canton at 309-649-6225.

What's the closest SRC campus to your location?
Do you need support with food? Please check the box next to each type of food item needed?
Do you need support with non food items? If so, select from the list below.
Would you like to receive information on Local Food Pantries or Food Assistance Programs?
Do you have reliable housing (able to pay rent/mortgage and utility bills, able to stay in the same place every night) while enrolled at SRC?