Huge thanks to our amazing community of volunteers! From meal packagers to bucket brigade to event greeters to pack masters to bag labelers and to all the unsung heroes that keep our mission alive and well, we appreciate you.

In 2019, we introduced a recognition program for meals packaged and bags labeled. Below you will see those organizations or groups that are being recognized. We look forward to adding more and more groups to this impressive list.

500,000 bags labeled

Calvin Community
Woodlands Creek

250,000 bags labeled


100,000 bags labeled

The Lodge of Ashworth
The Reserve on Walnut Creek
The Shores
Walnut Ridge
Wesley Acres

1,000,000 meals packaged

Humboldt Community
Iowa FFA
Lutheran Church of Hope
Principal Financial

750,000 meals packaged

Kreg Tool

500,000 meals packaged

Grimes Community
ISU Block & Bridle Club
Merrill Middle School
St. Mary of Nazareth

250,000 meals packaged

Altoona UMC
American Equity
Creston Community
Des Moines Christian
DMACC Ankeny Campus
Evans Middle School
Fellowship Bible Church
Grand View University
Merill Middle School
New Hope UMC
Norwalk Community
Parish Families Against Hunger (Algona)
Simpson College Orientation
Third Church
West Des Moines UMC

100,000 meals packaged

Ankeny Centennial HS
Ankeny Christian
Anamosa FFA
Bankers Trust
Beaver Creek Elementary
Boyer Valley FFA
Brookview Elementary
Central Decatur FFA
Central DeWitt FFA
Church of the Living Word
Des Moines University
Drake University Athletics
Elanco Animal Health
Farm Bureau
Farmers Mutual Hail
Fort Dodge Correctional Facility
Heritage Church
Interstate Batteries
Iowa Bankers Association
ISU College of Business
John Deere Financial
Kids West
Lawson Elementary
Lone Tree FFA
Newell-Fonda FFA
Pella 5th Grade
Pella Corporation
Pella Middle School
Prairie Ridge Church
Scottish Rite
Simpson College Rotoract
Story City Community
Summit Middle School
St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
St. John the Apostle Catholic Church
St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic School
Timber Ridge Elementary
Urbandale High School
Valley Church Blitz
Valley High School
Voya / ING
Waukee High School
Waukee South Middle School
Waukee Timberline
Waverly Shell Rock High School
Webster City FFA
West Central Valley FFA
Winterset 7th Grade

Help keep bellies full and smiles on faces.