2023 Annual Hunger Fight Event Details

Check this page for updates on directions, parking, and event FAQs.

Event Dates

Two-hour packaging shifts are available Wednesday-Saturday.

Event Location

Event takes place at Hy-Vee Hall. Enter through the Community Choice Credit Union doors at 833 5th Ave. Please do NOT enter off of 3rd Street.

When to Arrive

Please arrive 15 minutes early for your shift unless you’ve been instructed otherwise.

What to Bring

Due to safe food packaging procedures, please remove all jewelry and accessories before packaging. Please bring your wallet in case you’d like to purchase a t-shirt or make a donation at the time of the event. Please view our Service Animal Policy should that be relevant for you.

Where to Park

*PARKING IS FREE FOR VOLUNTEERS. Tell parking attendants you are a Meals from the Heartland volunteer for free entry.* Park in the far North lot (closest to I-235) and enter through the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center Doors. Go down the escalators and check in. See map: Hy-Vee Hall Parking.

Watch below to get a glimpse of our Annual Hunger Fight in action!

Help keep bellies full and smiles on faces.