You can host a simple donation drive and deliver hope to hungry children. It’s easy! Companies, individuals, places of worship and service organizations host drives for children served by Kids’ Meals all of the time.
Looking for a fun way to give back? All you need is standard medium sized lunch bags and some coloring utensils. Decorate to your hearts content (just make sure it’s kid friendly of course). Some ideas include knock knock jokes, math problems, inspirational quotes, coloring, and drawings. Bags can be dropped off M-F, 9a.m.-12 or mailed to 330 Garden Oaks Blvd, Houston Tx 77345. Here is a flyer with all the details you’ll need: Click Here!
DIY LUNCH PACKS
Assemble easy DIY Lunches at your own location! Each lunch should include 4 healthy items packed in a paper bag (decorated if you want)- (1) healthy snack, (1) fruit item (not fresh fruit -see list), (1) sandwich equivalent, (1) small juice/water. Ideas include: no sugar added fruit cups, chewy granola bars, Vienna sausages, apple sauce, crackers, pretzels, zero sugar fruit snacks, individual peanut butter packets, , or any healthy, non-perishable, pre-packaged kid-friendly food items.
Health code prohibits us from accepting homemade items. You can utilize this flyer to promote the lunch pack program with your group as well as this video for detailed instructions. DIY Lunches may be dropped off contact free M-F, 9-12 at 330 Garden Oaks Blvd, please come to Bay #20 at back of building. Contact Volunteer@kidsmealsinc.org for more information.
JUICE BOX CHALLENGE
Our 4th Annual Summer Juice Box Challenge Champion is AMCap!
This annual event runs June 1 -Aug 31, 2021– Help us collect 100% juice boxes to deliver to hungry children. We are currently feeding up to 7,500 children each day, which equals a lot of juice boxes! We we will make and deliver 45% more meals than anticipated between now and August totaling 646,350 meals. It’s super fun and easy to get involved. Grab the flyer here and more details here! Questions? Want to sign up? Send us an email at Volunteer@kidsmealsinc.org
In addition to healthy delivered meals, Kids’ Meals delivers grocery bags to the families enrolled in our program. You can have a general food drive to collect items that can help feed our 1,500 families. Contact Volunteer@kidsmealsinc.org for more information.
SANDWICH BAG DRIVE
We go through 2,500 – 7,000 Zip-loc sandwich bags every weekday. You can host a zip-loc bag drive or pick up a few boxes while you do your own shopping. You can download this flyer and post it at your office, church, or anywhere you want to host a drive. Bags can be dropped off at 330 Garden Oaks Blvd., Houston, TX 77018 anytime between 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Contact Volunteer@kidsmealsinc.org for more information.
Your group or company can raise funds to benefit hungry children. Support Kids’ Meals with a monetary donation by hosting a fundraiser. Make it a competition between different groups and make it fun! Contact Cynthia@kidsmealsinc.org for more information.
BBB CHARITY PARTNER
Kids' Meals is a BBB Charity Partner, Accredited Charity and Recipient of the 2015, 2017–2020 Award of Excellence.
KIDS' MEALS IS A 501(C)3 NON PROFIT
Kids’ Meals delivers free, healthy meals to the doorsteps of Houston’s hungriest preschool-aged children.