Boys and Girls Club of Collier County Kicks off Meals of Hope’s 3rd Annual Holidays Without Hunger Meal Packing Event
Fifty kids from the Boys and Girls Club of Collier County packed 20,488 meals last Friday, 7/24, as a Christmas in July kickoff event for Meals of Hope’s third annual Holidays Without Hunger packing event. This year’s event will be held on Christmas Eve at the Harborside Event Center in Fort Meyers. We will have nearly 2,000 volunteers at the event with a goal to pack over 500,000 meals in just 2-hours! To date, the Holidays Without Hunger packing event has produced over 1,048,016 meals. After this year’s event, we will have packed in excess of 1.5 million meals in ONLY six hours!
June 28, 2012