Meals-A-Million Pack-A-Thon

Pack-A-Thon Event Information

October 1 & 2, 2016

Springfield Exposition Center, 635 E. St. Louis, Springfield, MO

Friends Against Hunger is a nonprofit organization focused on feeding the hungry in the United States and worldwide. Missouri State University had students, faculty, and staff fill over 4,000 volunteer spots to help package meals!

During this weekend, Missouri State University and the community will come together to package these meals. Volunteer opportunities start every half hour. This will take place in the Springfield Expo Center. Students, faculty, and staff, families, friends, ANYONE can register to participate by following the general registration link below OR by using one of the other group links:

Two-hour time slots have been reserved just for Missouri State Bears so that we can have large groups serve together! The buttons below will take you to these reserved spots - Password: bears

Volunteer Saturday, Oct. 1

Volunteer Sunday, Oct. 2

Two Bear Line Shuttles will be available during the entire event.  (There should be a Meals A Million Sign in the Window).  This is not only for Missouri State Associates but also for the general public.  A BIG THANK YOU TO Missouri State University.

The hours:

Saturday: 8:30 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday: 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

The route:

  • Plaster Student Union
  • to Hammons/Hutchens House (1021 E Harrison St )
  • to Bear Park North (725 E Cherry St, )
  • to Expo Center (635 E St Louis St)
  • to Bear Park North
  • to Plaster Student Union

We thank you, your organization, group of friends, family, etc. for serving alongside fellow Bears and your community! Say posted for more opportunities to get involved!