The effort will take place in the Expo Hall of Century II. For more information, visit www.millionmeals.net.
Volunteers will pour rice, soy, freeze-dried vegetables, vitamins and other products into plastic bags that will be distributed by the Salvation Army at camps for earthquake survivors in Haiti. (The meals are said to taste like a bland rice casserole.)
Haiti’s situation is still dire. “Those needs have not diminished whatsoever,” said Major Douglas Rowland, of the Salvation Army.