Wisconsin Rapids “2nd Annual” CROP Hunger Walk “Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty”
Sunday May 1, 2011 2 mile Walk Begins and ends at:
First Congregational Church 311 2nd St. South, Behind Rogers Cinema
Registration at 1:00 Walk begins at 1:30
“Come early to enjoy a bowl of homemade soup, walk the Hunger Labyrinth and visit the Emergency Food Panty between the hours of 12:00 to 1:15 PM. Join the movement to end hunger. Help us raise awareness and money to fight poverty in our community and around the world. 25% of money raised will be donated to the South Wood County Emergency Pantry Shelf and The Neighborhood Table. Last Year 140 CROP walkers helped to raise $7,268.19 with $1,817.04 of those funds remaining in our area to help fight hunger. Make a difference in your community. Wisconsin Rapids CROP Walk will donate a portion of proceeds to the South Wood County Emergency Pantry Shelf (SWEPS) and The Neighborhood Table. ✔ SWEPS fulfilled 1,399 requests for a total of 4,013 people in 2009.
✔ SWEPS fulfilled 1,564 requests serving a total of 4.596 people in 2010.
✔ “The Neighborhood Table” serves approximately 350 meals per night.
Local Pastors Lead Off 2010 CROP Walk!
Supplemental funds provided by:
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Local Business Sponsors:
Baker Street IGA Quality Plus Printing Copps Grocery Kwik Trip United Emergency Medical Response
For further information contact Rev. Paul Veldman at 423-0350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To pledge on line, visit www.churchworldservice.org
Published on Apr 28, 2011
Join the movement to end hunger. Help us raise awareness and money to fight poverty in our community and around the world. 25% of money rais...