Kids and adults of all ages hand-pack nutritious MannaPack® meals specifically designed to assist in reversing and preventing undernutrition.
Volunteer opportunities occur at permanent sites and hundreds of MobilePack events across the U.S.
Details of event:
You’ll hand-pack rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals into bags which are then sealed, boxed, placed on pallets and shipped to the neediest children around the world.
FMSC has permanent sites in Arizona, Illinois, Minnesota and Texas. We also hold temporary MobilePack Events across the country.
Visit website: https://www.fmsc.org/get-involved/volunteer/
Select a region and sign up for a food packing event.
This opportunity is kid friendly however has some age requirements:
For safety reasons, children under the age of 5 are not allowed in packing area
Grades K-2: 1 student to 1 adult*
Grades 3-6: 3 students to 1 adult
Grades 7-12: 4 students to 1 adult
Suggested closed toe-shoes. No jewelry is permitted in the packing room, labeling areas, Warehouse Crew area or when inspecting raw ingredients. Prohibited jewelry includes earrings, watches, rings, necklaces, pins, brooches, etc to prevent any items from falling into the food packaging.
1345 South Alma School Road, Mesa, Arizona 85210, United States