And McClard is so psyched about their existence that she promotes them on her Facebook page, which already has over 9,000 fans.

“I encourage people to [build their own pantries],” she said. “They’ll be amazed at how much more the project gives back than they give to it.”

If you’re interested in building a little pantry in your town, The Little Free Pantry’s site has loads of helpful information. Check it out, here.