Through generous benefactors, the cost to package food is drastically less than the cost of purchasing ingredients. Donations purchase 100% of the ingredients needed to package meals. The meals were developed by some of the world's leading food scientists from organizations including: the University of Minnesota, General Mills, Pillsbury, Cargill, and Archer Daniels Midland (ADM).

Kids Fighting Hunger needs a combination of Time and Treasure to package food.