Our goal for 2023 is to package a record-setting 28 MILLION MEALS! There are many ways to partner with us and help feed starving children in Iowa, across the U.S. and around the world. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of children.


Annual Hunger Fight Sponsor

With the help of 3,300 community volunteers and many generous sponsors, Meals from the Heartland was able to package nearly 3.6 MILLION meals during the 2023 Annual Hunger Fight, held August 30-September 2. This annual event has been held downtown
Des Moines at Hy-Vee Hall since 2008.


Arizona Hunger Fight Sponsor

The 3rd annual event was held in Gilbert Arizona February 2-4. Check back for 2024 event details.


Cedar Rapids Hunger Fight Sponsor

Our 6th Annual Cedar Rapids Hunger Fight
was held June 7-8, 2023  at the DoubleTree Convention Complex. Check back as plans for the 2024 event are announced!


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Hy-Vee One Step Challenge &
Morsel Combat Sponsor

The Hy-Vee One Step Challenge and Morsel Combat was held on August 29 to kickoff the 16th Annual Hunger Fight. 30 teams competed in the fun and enjoy delicious small plates prepared by 8 local chefs and desserts from 4 bakers. We look forward to hosting this fun event again in 2024!

Charity Golf Tournament Sponsor

The 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament
details will be announced soon!

Sponsor Our West Des Moines Packaging Center

Sponsor a week at our West Des Moines Packaging Center! This is a great brand recognition and team building opportunity! More details are available on the Sponsorship document.