Hunger Walk 2020

NEWS AND INFORMATION

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

 

 

The 12th Annual WINK Feeds Families Hunger Walk, presented by Bill Smith Appliances & Electronics and the Copperleaf Charitable Foundation, is set for Saturday, January 18th, 2020 at Miromar Outlets in Estero. The Hunger Walk is the largest anti-hunger event in Southwest Florida, with this past January’s event raising $343,000.  Our goal this year is to raise $300,000. Since 2009, the Hunger Walk has raised nearly $2.9 million to help us feed our neghbors i need.

 

Parking:  Please park in the lot by the Nike Factory Store or any of the lots close to the Hunger Walk set up.  

 

Hunger Walk T-shirt:  In order to receive the Walk shirt, each walker or team member must pre-register with a minimum of $50 in pledges by January 11, 2020.

 

Hunger Walk Raffle:  There will once again be a raffle to raise additional money for the Hunger Walk, so please be sure to bring extra money for your chance to win great prizes.  

 

 

Meals for Harry Restaurant ProgramThe Meals for Harry Program was a smashing success last year raising just under $10,000 for the Hunger Walk with area restaurants throughout Southwest Florida donating a portion of their proceeds for a day to the Hunger Walk.  We look forward to expanding it further in 2020 so if you have a restaurant or know of a restaurant who might like to get involved this year, please contact John Kuhn at jkuhn@harrychapinfoodbank.org

 

 

Participation is vital to the success of the Hunger Walk so please consider asking your friends and family to support your Hunger Walk efforts to help us continue the fight to end hunger in Southwest Florida.  If you have not yet registered for the Hunger Walk, make it your New Year’s resolution to do so.  If you have registered, thank you.   We look forward to seeing you on January 18, 2020.  Be sure to follow us on Facebook at Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida.

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