CHICAGO (WLS) —
September is Starvation Motion Month, and organizations across the nation are doing their half to feed these in want. On September sixteen, 2017 greater than 12,000 individuals attended the Larger Chicago Meals Depository’s thirty second Annual Starvation Stroll. The occasion helps the nonprofit’s community of greater than seven hundred meals pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and packages that distribute meals throughout the Chicago space. In 2016, the Higher Chicago Meals Depository (http://www.chicagosfoodbank.org) distributed round 70 million kilos of meals; however the want for a lot of households stays. The Starvation Stroll hopes to boost funding and consciousness for the difficulty, using a household-pleasant morning of actions, stay leisure and a strolling course by way of Jackson Park. Paul Morello from the Larger Chicago Meals Depository joined ABC 7 reside from the occasion.
Occasion: thirty second Annual Starvation Stroll
Date: September sixteen, 2017
Hours: Stroll steps off at eight:30 a.m.
Handle: Jackson Park, Chicago
To become involved, individuals can volunteer, begin a meals drive, donate, or put on orange throughout Starvation Motion Month in September.
The simplest method to become involved is by visiting chicagosfoodbank.org.
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