Siouxland Vs. Hunger: Saturday, November 1, 2014, at the Tyson Events Center, Sioux City, Iowa.
Join 1,000 Siouxland community members for a crazy, fun party to pack 250,000 healthy, nutritious, easy-to-prepare meals for the Food Bank of Siouxland! Participants will wear cool hair nets, crank up some music, and make a huge impact on hunger across the 11 county Siouxland area .
Each meal costs $0.25, and the typical person will pack 250 meals in a two hour shift. Volunteers are asked to contribute $62.50 to participate in the packing party.
For more information, please contact Dawn Draube (Board President of the Food Bank of Siouxland) at 712-490-0968 or Bret Raymond (The Pack Shack) at 479-466-3646. Further information can be found by following this link to the Pack Shack’s website.
The Woodhouse Auto Family has partnered with the Food Bank of Siouxland for the second year, with their BackPack Challenge. The Challenge asks employees, customers, and the community to help the hungry children through Sioux City. Please click here for more information on how Woodhouse is helping or follow this link to pass out to supporters of the BackPack Program. Giving a little feeds a lot; giving a lot, feeds even more.
Mission Statement: The Food Bank of Siouxland, a nonprofit organization, strives to be responsive to the needs of its agencies, donors and volunteers by efficiently soliciting and distributing food to feeding programs for the needy.
“The Food Bank of Siouxland is an equal opportunity provider.”