Sponsor a private Hunger Fight at our Packaging Center!
357 Lincoln Street, West Des Moines, IA 50265.
We will provide:
- Food ingredients (funded by your organization), packaging materials, equipment and setup.
- Education, training and support. We can help with planning and will be present during the event for set-up and orientation.
- Fundraising suggestions and support if needed.
- Transportation of food to mission partners for distribution to children and families in need.
What you need to sponsor a Hunger Fight:
Funding: The cost to produce one rice and soy meal is 20 cents, or $1.20 per bag. The cost to produce one macaroni and cheese meal is 25 cents, or $1.50 per bag. Your group will need to raise the funds to purchase ingredients for the meals packaged at your event.
Volunteers: 10 volunteers per packaging line will average 2,000 meals per hour. 7-10 volunteers per packaging line are recommended with a maximum of 100 volunteers per shift.
Clean up: Volunteers to help sweep floors, wash dishes and put away packaging equipment and containers at the end of the event.