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H2O youths take part in meal pack event

By Staff | Feb 26, 2020
PHOTO PROVIDED Emma Bemet, Lila Fields and Emma Dellenback.
PHOTO PROVIDED Caitlin Ross, Preston Hanni, Aiden Reason and Brooke Yelenich.
PHOTO PROVIDED Carley Ross, Cassidy Kerkesher and John Peterson.
PHOTO PROVIDED Joey McKinney, Megan Markle, Nathan Haas and Denny Fuller.
PHOTO PROVIDED Grace McKinney, Cole Fields, Kennedy Hanni and Izzy Formolo.

On Feb. 1, 45 teens from Sanibel Community Church’s H2O Youth Ministries – along with their parents and leaders – participated in the 2nd Annual Feed My Starving Children Mobile Pack-Out at the church. They hand packed scientifically-formulated and nutritionally-complete meals for starving, malnourished and hungry people. The meals are distributed to a network of 80-plus partners in 70 countries. During the two-hour shift, the youths scooped, weighed, sealed and boxed 104 cases of food packages, beating last year’s record of 44 boxes. In the two hours, 120 volunteers packed 203 boxes, totaling 43,848 meals that will be shipped to those in need.