DPS' "Food 4 Fines" Offers Pepperdine Community Alternative Payment for Parking Citations

December 3, 2015  | 1 min read

The Department of Public Safety has invited eligible students, staff, and vendors to participate in its "Food 4 Fines" program to offset up to $100* of parking citations. In the spirit of the holidays "Food 4 Fines" will be accepting donations of canned goods as an alternative method of payment for parking citations. Donations will be distributed to several food banks, homeless shelters, and non-profit organizations in the Greater Los Angeles area. 

The number of canned goods being accepted and the dollar amount equivalents are as follows.

Number of Cans

Fine Amount

8 cans

$20

16 cans

$40

32 cans

$80

40 cans

$100

Citations pending payment can be viewed here. Donations will be accepted until Thursday, December 17, 2015. Please turn cans into the Department of Public Safety Monday-Friday between 8 A.M. and 5 P.M. For more information or questions about "Food 4 Fines" please contact the Department of Public Safety at (310) 506-4700.

*Fines already transferred to Student Accounts are ineligible.