WAYS TO VOLUNTEER

meals-from-the-heartland-single-brand-iconWhen you package meals, you’re helping thousands of hungry people throughout the world. The packaged meals are transported directly to locations where people are undernourished or starving. Not only are you helping people in need, but meal packaging is also a fun, easy way for all ages to volunteer.


FOR INDIVIDUALS

  • Open packaging: Come to our open packaging events at our packaging center. Every week, Tuesday through Saturday! Sign up.
  • Mobile event: Have a mobile packaging event at your location! Get your friends and family together for a packaging event at your location. We ask that you raise enough donations to fund the event. Click for more info.
  • Online Fundraising: Fundraise with your friends and family! Visit Fund the Food, our online fundraising community, to start your own team, join a team or fundraise as an individual.
  • Contact: contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org for more information about volunteering.

FOR COMPANIES

  • Mobile event: Have a mobile event at your company. We ask that you raise funds to support the event at your business. Click for more info.
  • Private event: Fund a service day at the packaging center! Bring your coworkers for a few hours of friendly competition, philanthropy and fun. Click for more info.
  • Contact: contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org for more information about corporate volunteering.

FOR CHURCHES

  • Mobile event: Have a mobile event at your church. We ask that you raise funds to support the event. Click for more info.
  • Private event: Fund a service day at the packaging center! Bring your youth group, small group, or any other group of people for a day of fun and fellowship at the packaging center. Click for more info.
  • Wednesday night: Bring your youth group to a Wednesday night youth pack at the packaging center! Contact mike.frandsen@mealsfromtheheartland.org to register your group.
  • Open packaging: Bring your small group to any of our weekly open packaging events. Sign up.
  • Contact: contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org for more information about any programs above.

FOR SCHOOLS

  • Mobile event: Have a mobile event at your school! We ask that you raise funds to support the event. Click for more info.
  • Private event: Fund a field trip to the packaging center. It’s easy and fun for everyone! We welcome kids over 5. There will be a 5-minute tutorial video beforehand and volunteers to help out. It’s a fast-paced task that allows conversation and fun. Click for more info.
  • Contact: contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org for more information about how your school can help.

FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

  • Mobile event: Have a mobile event at your location! We ask that you raise funds to support the event. Click for more info.
  • Private event: Have a service day at the packaging center! Enjoy conversation, music, and philanthropy with your organization. Click for more info.
  • Open packaging: Bring a group to any of our weekly open packaging events. Sign up.
  • Contact: contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org for more information about how your organization can get involved.