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the CROP Hunger Walks helps Rockford and the World

WHEN:  The Annual Rockford Area CROP Hunger Walk is the third Sunday inOctober and the goal is to have 300 walkers raising an average of $200 each for a grand total of $60,000.

register with David Jones, 815/540-3703 ), or pick up sponsor records at JustGoods fair trade store, 201 Seventh Street, during store hours.

Participants learn of hunger needs in Rockford and the world, as well as receive materials to recruit walkers and solicit sponsors.

The CROP Hunger Walk raises money for local food pantries and worldwide hunger relief through Church World Service. People are welcome to designate other overseas relief organizations as well.

David Jones, 815/540-3703 or davidj6226@aol.com.

free and open to the public. People are invited to pick up materials for the Rockford CROP Hunger Walk at JustGoods fair trade store, 201 Seventh St., Rockford, Mon – Sat., 10 – 4:30.

Last year the CROP Hunger Walk raised $52,862 for world and local hunger relief.

For more information, or to volunteer please call David Jones, 815-540-3703, or email davidj6226@aol.com.CROP Walk symbol