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Meals from the Heartland

If you’re "staycationing" for Spring Break or if your work group is looking to have some fun, join us for our annual Meals Madness meal packaging event!

2 hour packaging shifts will be available Monday through Friday at 9:30 am and 1:00 pm. There is also a 6:oo pm shift Tuesday through Thursday. All our packaging takes place at our West Des Moines Packaging Center.

This is a great way to engage your coworkers, friends, and family in some fun community service. Grab your mask and join us to package our goal of 400,000 meals! To sign up go to https://mealsfromtheheartland.org/ and click on CALENDAR at the top of the page. Sign up individually or with a group. Children age 8 and older are welcome.

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About Meals from the Heartland


357 Lincoln St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, US

Mission Statement

Empowering people to save the starving.


Meals from the Heartland is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization. We are made up of volunteers from businesses, schools, churches, community organizations and beyond who package meals for delivery to malnourished people in Iowa, across the United States and around the world.

Children & Youth
Disaster Relief


Mon Mar 15, 2021 - Fri Mar 19, 2021
09:30 AM - 08:00 PM  


357 Lincoln St.West Des MoinesWest Des Moines, IA 50265




  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • 2 hours

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