Siouxland students help to feed those in need - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

Siouxland students are roll up their sleeves to feed the needy

Posted:

Bishop Heelan elementary and high school students packed more than 20,000 bags of food or 125,000 meals to send to people in Honduras.

The bags were filled with enriched rice, dehydrated vegetables, and various seasonings.

One student says their work today can make a big difference to those in need.

"I hope that they get this.  Just that it makes their lives easier and better, better than what they are right now.  As long as we help them and it makes their lives better, I'll be happy," said Andrew Puetz, sophomore.

Besides filling up the bags, students weighed, sealed, and boxed them up.

A project organizer says one bag of food can go a long way.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KTIV Television Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Clayton at (712) 239-4100 x209. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.