Feed My Starving Children

A Ministry of St. Patrick

Feed My Starving Children





November Notice: Give thanks in word and deed.

Express your thanks before you shop on Black Friday. Bring your family and friends for this popular day of giving thanks. Starving children are desperate for just 2 hours of your help.

Volunteers are needed at Feed My Starving Children in Coon Rapids Friday, November 29th for the 9:30 -11:30 AM and Noon – 2 PM* shifts on Black Friday: Early registration is highly recommended. 

* NOTE: the Noon – 2:00 PM shift replaces the usual 6 PM reservation.  

Link to group reservations for St. Patrick Catholic Church.

Volunteers may register by clicking on the Join button for the shift they wish to work. Follow the easy steps to Log In or Create an Account.

OR: Call Jacqueline at 763-208-4725. Please leave a voicemail with your phone number and the shift you would prefer to work. Include the spelling of all names and indicate if any are minors.  A call confirming your reservation will be returned within 24 hours.

FMSC Address: 401 93rd Avenue NW – Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Future Dates: Find more 2019 & 2020 shifts by scrolling down to Plan Ahead.

Feed My Starving Children Volunteers

Feed My Starving Children celebrated St. Patrick’s Volunteers on Friday May 26th 2017. At the end of the 6 PM shift a certificate was presented to St. Patrick Catholic Church:   Thank you for packing 649,512 meals. This will help feed 1,179 kids for an entire year!

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a non-profit Christian organization committed to feeding God’s children hungry in body and spirit. Children and adults hand-pack meals that are specifically formulated for malnourished children. The meals are then shipped to nearly 70 countries worldwide.

In March 2010, in recognition of this unique opportunity to provide a practical and meaningful service project to the members of our parish, the Circles of Claddagh began organizing volunteers to pack meals once a month at FMSC in Coon Rapids. This ministry unites St. Patrick volunteers with other individuals and community groups that desire to respond to Christ’s call to feed the hungry.

Plan Ahead

Volunteers for this ministry are needed on the last Friday of each month. Serve from 9:30 -11:30 AM and/or 6:00 – 7:30 PM. (In November & December the Noon – 2:00 PM shift usually replaces the 6 PM reservation.) Read about Frequently Asked Questions for volunteer guidelines and restrictions. Due to health concerns, FMSC requests that volunteers stay home when ill.

Volunteers may register for these 2019 shifts. Just link to group reservations for St. Patrick Catholic Church.

November 29, 2019     9:30 AM – 11:30 AM and/or Noon – 2 PM Black Friday: Register early for this popular day.
December 27, 2019      9:30 AM – 11:30 AM and/or Noon – 2 PM

Volunteers may register for these 2020 shifts. Just link to group reservations for St. Patrick Catholic Church.




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Ministry Stats

Ministry Leader: Jacqueline Soucie
Staff Contact: Kerri Rooney
Schedule: Last Friday of the month - see times

Age Groups: Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Ministry Category: Outreach

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