Food Packaging

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Meals from the Heartland

Address: 357 Lincoln St.,
West Des Moines, IA 50265

Sandy Niland, 5154739530
More Information: Click here

Package life-saving meals for the hungry in Iowa, across the U.S, and around the world at the Meals from the Heartland packaging center in West Des Moines. Two-hour packaging shifts are available throughout the year. Individuals (ages 8 and up) and groups are all welcome!

Bring your friends, coworkers, teams and family.

To find out what shifts are available go to our website: and click on the Volunteer or Calendar tabs.

Matching Interests: Family friendly, Handicap accessible, Indoors, Hunger, Poverty, Community, Children & Youth, Disaster Relief

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