NEWS & MEDIA

Special Announcement: COVID-19

Special Announcement: COVID-19

In the wake of concerns surrounding COVID-19, currently The Outreach Program is practicing “Covid Safe” field packaging events.  To ensure the health and safety of our staff, our sponsors, and the incredible volunteers we work with, we are following the CDC...

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MLK Day of Service Events

MLK Day of Service Events

MLK Day of Service Events Do you need a service event for your company, faith-based organization, civic group, school or family for MLK Day? We have the perfect solution for you: a meal-packing event!  Option 1: Do-it-Yourself (ideal for small groups) 2,000 meal kit...

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Port-a-Doc

Port-a-Doc

Port-a-Doc Access to rural areas with medical care is now easier in Tanzania, East Africa, because of our Port-a-Doc! How It Works: We customize a pickup with convenient storage and refrigeration so medicines and supplies stay safe, clean and fresh. We provide a...

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Our “Must Read” List of Books About Hunger

Our “Must Read” List of Books About Hunger

If you want to learn more about the issue of hunger, we recommend these books! Roger Thurow's three are seminal works and should be read in this order:  Enough.                         The Last Hunger Season...

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Steps to Hosting an Event

Steps to Hosting an Event

Have you ever wanted to host an event but don't know how to begin? First, watch this 2 minute video of the power of a meal packaging event to engage people:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW2fhthz8QE Here are the Steps to Hosting an Event: Gather a team Choose a...

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A Sunshine Summit Success!

The first annual, Brighten Your World Sunshine Team Summit was held in Des Moines on July 26-28 as Sunshine Team Members from across the U.S. gathered for more training and inspiration Origins of the Sunshine Team The Outreach Program Sunshine Team began in 2018 in...

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New! Check out our Waterpoint System!

New! Check out our Waterpoint System!

Saving Lives with Clean Water Can you imagine how awful it would be to drink water from a cattle pond or a mud puddle each day? Did you know that more than 2,000 children under five-years-old die every day because of diarrhea caused by impure water?   The Waterpoint...

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Give a Child in Tanzania a Very Merry Christmas!

Give a Child in Tanzania a Very Merry Christmas!

The kids in our Children's Centers in Singida and Manyoni, Tanzania have been working hard in school and we want to throw them a party!  Watch the Video! We are going to take the kids in Singida over to Manyoni because it's bigger and has more play area. We'll feed...

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5 Ways That a Good Meal Impacts Learning

5 Ways That a Good Meal Impacts Learning

1. Hunger is distracting Have you ever tried to think when your stomach is gnawing on your spine? Lunch time is approaching, you have a big project due, and the gurgling starts. The first signs that your body is ready for that gas station burrito that you know won’t...

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