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