Over 3000 volunteers rocked the Rice Center!

Below is the schedule from the 2024 Feed the Need! MobilePack at Benedictine University.

Friday, March 1

  • Unload Shift: 3:30PM – 4:30PM (24 Volunteers)
  • Setup Shift: 4:30PM – 8:30PM (60 Volunteers)

Saturday, March 2

  • Packing Shift 1: 9:00AM – 11:00AM (720 Volunteers)
  • Packing Shift 2: 12:00PM – 2:00PM (720 Volunteers)
  • Packing Shift 3: 3:00PM – 5:00PM (720 Volunteers)
  • Packing Shift 4: 6:00PM – 8:00PM (720 Volunteers)

Sunday, March 3

  • Packing Shift 5: 10:00AM – 12:00PM (720 Volunteers)
  • Packing Shift 6: 1:30PM – 3:30PM (720 Volunteers)
  • Cleanup Shift: 3:00PM – 7:30PM (60 Volunteers)
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Join us as we aim to pack Over 800,000 meals!

Pack food, Give hope, Save lives!

Join us as at Benedictine University, in the Dan and Ada Rice Center in March 2024 to save the lives of kids in need of their next meal. This year we aim to eclipse over 10 Million Meals provided thanks to Feed the Need! MobilePack events right here in our community! Over 4,200 volunteers are required to make that ambitious goal a reality – join us today!

LET’s Rock the Rice Center at benedictine university! 

Dan and Ada Rice Center at Benedictine University

Just a few numbers to consider…


Feeds a child for an entire year


Kids are fed by a donation of $2,190


it only costs $5 to provide 21 meals


How many kids are we aiming to feed in 2021


The cost of a single nutritious FMSC meal

Make an impact with a fundraiser of your own!

Each quarter raised pays for a meal. Here are just a few ways that you can raise funds on your own or as part of a group. It’s easy to do if you make it part of something you love!

Click on the fundraiser buttons below to get started today.

Fun Run!

Like to run? Run for a cause. Whether it’s a 5k or a marathon, make every step worth it!

Mini M&Ms

Each filled M&M’s tube fits 56 quarters and funds 58 MannaPack TM Meals! 

Partner up.

Partner with a local business or restaurant if they’ll  donate a portion of their proceeds to feeding hungry kids.

Step Up!

Challenge friends and family to a step competition for a month!  Or strive for a personal step goal that ends with feeding kids!

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