twitter-80x801
Follow Channel 13 News on Twitter

Headlines @WHOtv Behind-the-Scenes @WHOhd

HUNGER FIGHT: 1.1m Meals Packed On First Day

Posted on: 5:25 pm, August 29, 2013, by

meals from the heartland

The four-day effort to feed the hungry around the world is off to a good start.

Meals from the Heartland volunteers packed just over 1.1-million-meals Wednesday.

The annual Hunger Fight is taking place at Hy-Vee Hall in downtown Des Moines.

The goal of the effort is to reach at least 5-million meals by the end of Saturday.

Some of the meals will stay here in Iowa, others will be shipped around the world.

Volunteer shifts are still available. Click here for details.

13now_smartphones_140
Never be out of the loop!

Take Channel 13 News everywhere you go