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Outreach Packages Meals at the Hunger Free Communities Summit in DC!

Nearly 100 participants from across the US gathered in DC for the Hunger Free Communities Summit in DC on March 2, to strategize about local and national efforts to fight hunger. At the event, attendees were able to fight domestic hunger in a practical way by packaging 5,000 Outreach, Inc., Rice & Bean meals for […]

Outreach Meals Being Distributed In the Philippines!

In the frigid cold week of Christmas, Outreach sent nearly 1.5 million meals to the Philippines. In an amazingly short amount of time considering how difficult it is to get aid through a shipping port in disaster stricken areas, just a little over six weeks after the food was sent from Des Moines, Iowa, it […]

How You Can Help Your Food Bank Feed the Hungry in Your Community

Food banks, pantries, and community food-aid programs around the U.S. are under increasing strain.  Food banks are expecting to have an even higher percent of communities rely on food aid, and need your help.  You can help your local food bank by hosting an Outreach Meal Packaging Event and package either of our delicious domestic […]

Loading Begins for Nearly 1.5 Million Meals to the Philippines

The loading began of 1,425,600 nutritious meals for disaster relief in the Philippines from our Des Moines warehouse on Monday, Dec. 23. Five, forty-foot containers began loading that day.  Two more will load on Tuesday and the remaining two will load on Thursday. Since the previous announcement in November of one million meals donated, an […]

Outreach Packaging with Mr. Potato Head and all the Hasbro Toys!

It’s not every day we get to package with Mr. Potato Head and all the toys at Hasbro, but recently Hasbro Employees in two locations in Rhode Island packaged 135,000 Outreach Mac & Cheese meals for local distribution! Hasbro has brought smiles to millions of children through play and now are able to bring smiles […]

Outreach To Send 1 Million Meals to the Philippines

  Outreach, Inc. is preparing to send one million meals to the Philippines for victims of Typhoon Haiyan. The highly nutritious meals – which are packaged by caring volunteers across the United States – will be transported to the Philippines to be used by our international partners. The meals will be shipped from the Outreach […]

How Our International Meals are Served to School Children in Africa

We are frequently asked how our international meals are made and served in places like Africa. Although we send our meals around the world to various partners who use our meals in their own feeding programs, we thought we’d show you how our meals are cooked, where they are sent, and the children who eat […]