Take Away Hunger

Take Away Hunger

Join this joint fellowship project between St Pius X Catholic Church and Faith Lutheran Church

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Meal Packaging Event

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Hosted at St Pius X, 4949 Council Street NE, Cedar Rapids, 52402

Sponsored by Thrivent Financial

 

The day will begin at 1:30 pm with a joint prayer service by Deacon Paul Zimmerman and Pastor John Albertson 

Volunteers are needed to help set up at 1:00 and tear down at the end of the event

The packaging event will begin at 2:00 pm and will last until approximately 3:30 pm

Each church will provide 20 volunteers to form a total of 3 assembly lines

Upon arrival volunteers must use a hand wipe to clean their hands and put on a hair net

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

Snack and drinks will be provided for volunteers

Volunteers will be instructed on proper procedures for filing, weighing and sealing bags. Each 13.8 oz bag contains six 1-cup meals at the cost of 25 cents per meal.

Our goal is to package 7,500 meals to combat world hunger.

To sign up please contact Cyndy Logue (justice@crpiusx.org) or Christy Pratt (parishnurse@faithlutheran.org)