Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana, P. O. Box 12, Carmel, IN 46032. THANK YOU.
George Hill Wins Community Assist Award for work
George Hill has been named the recipient of October's "Kia Community Assist Award" in recognition of his efforts in the community and his humanitarian work.
Hill worked with Kids Against Hunger Central Indiana to organize a day-long, food packing event at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Hill, along with more than 400 Pacers employees and partners, packed a total of 59,686 meals. Kids Against Hunger distributed the meals in Hill's hometown of Indianapolis through Gleaners Food Bank and to countries all over the world.
Hill traveled to Haiti with Kids Against Hunger to host basketball camps for local children and distribute food to villages in need. Moved by his life-changing trip, Hill has committed to make annual trips back to Haiti and organize two packing events per season.
See the full impact at www.pacers.com/haiti.
Kids Against Hunger Reaches Goal at the
Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana would like to thank all our sponsors, donors, and volunteers who participated in our 3rd annual Million Meal Marathon. Because of your support, 1,019,304 of our highly nutritious meals were packed during four 2-hour packing shifts. Meals will be distributed to poverty-stricken areas in Haiti, Africa, and the Ukraine. In addition, a portion of the meals will be distributed through Gleaners, Midwest Food Bank and Second Harvest to benefit those in need locally. Here are a few of the comments we've received from our volunteers:
"Extremely well organized, great to have Pastor Pierre in the morning." David Poindexter, CoachingBEST, Inc.
"Wow, what a tremendous blessing to hit the goal of over one million meals packed! I am greatly honored to have been a part of such an awesome cause with a fantastic organization! I cannot wait to volunteer next year!" Nikki DeRolf, Liberty Mutual
"This was the best field trip ever!" St Monica student
"I was surprised at how much can be accomplished by giving a little bit of my time." Elanco participant
"It was so neat to see our boys reach beyond themselves. Kids were amazed at how little money it cost per bag and how many meals they could make in a short period of time." Trish DePew, Group 13-Carmel Elite Boys Soccer
"I feel like I helped millions of people!" Andrew Grant, 7th grade HMMS Scholar
"The MMM was an awesome opportunity for our kids to serve kids. This service opportunity gave our scholars the chance to be givers and not just receivers in this consumeristic world." Essence Brown, DREAM Coach for DREAM Alive
Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana holds a monthly pack the third Saturday of each month at our warehouse in Noblesville. Click HERE to register for an upcoming monthly pack. If you would like more information on how to host an off-site event at your church, business, or other location, please contact Angie Mollenkopf. To learn more about becoming part of our Red Shirt Team, please email us at RST@kidsagainsthunger.net. We look forward to hearing from you.
|Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana was founded in 2007 by Dan & Nancy Hintz|
|Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana||
"Its the greatest poverty to decide that a child must die so that you may live as
|P. O. Box 12|
|Carmel, IN 46082|