Arcadia cares: food for kidz


Saturday, March 21, 2020

8:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

The entire community, ages three on up, is invited to participate in assembly-line packing of meals for hungry children and their families locally, on the Navajo Reservation and internationally. The meals are individually packed, highly nutritious and filling.

Each meal costs only 15 cents to pack! (Donate here)

The goal is to raise $13,000 (volunteer here), to pack 115,000 meals. (Sponsorship information here

The PackaThon is hosted by Prince of Peace Lutheran Church which is a non-profit 501c3 charitable organization so all donations are tax deductible.

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2017 Arcadia cares: food for kidz pack-a-thon was a success with 91,662 meals packed!

Thank you to everyone who participated, donated money, time and volunteer hours to make this our biggest year yet!

2016 Pack-a-thon recap & thank you!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2nd Annual Arcadia Cares: Food for Kidz Pack-a-thon on

Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Prince of Peace.  We are thrilled to announce that we packed over 74,000 meals over the course of the day!  Together we made a huge difference in the lives of those who struggle with hunger every day. 

See you next year!