THE GLENDALE HEIGHTS BARANGAY LIONS CLUB
Feed My Starving Children
Lions Clubs International is celebrating 100 years of service performed by 1.4 million members in 210 countries. Relieving the hunger is one of the Centennial Service challenges Glendale Heights Barangay Lions Club is proud to participate in bringing service to the community and to the world at large.
16 Lions, family members and friends volunteered at Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) at 1072 National Parkway, Schaumburg, IL, "hand-packing rice, soy, dried vegetables and nutritionally complete blend of vitamins and minerals into bags which are sealed, boxed, placed on pallets and shipped into FMSC centers to reach the neediest children around the world."
At the end of two hours, the more than 50 volunteers packed 206 boxes containing 44,496 meals that can feed 122 kids for a year.