Welcome to the 33rd Annual
Hunger Walkathon West CROP Walk
Oak Park, River Forest,Forest Park and Austin
The 2016 walk is Sunday, May 1
Walking the Walk
The route is approximately 5 miles
or a shorter 3 miles option
Start/End at Pilgrim Congregational Church
460 Lake Street, Oak
Register 1:00 p.m.
Step Off at 2:00 p.m.
Rain or Shine!
In 2015 the Walk raised over $70,000.00
The goal of 2016 is $100,000.00
We are among
2,000 other communities around the United States that walk throughout the year for this important cause
Thank you to all who participated and donated
Photos from the 2015 Walk are on our
Thanks to Photographer Ethan Colchamiro
Over the years of the local CROP Hunger Walk, we have raised more than $1,300,000 to help alleviate hunger –
we are very proud of that history.
A big thank you to our Business Supporters. Please see their
page and support them by visits and/or
click on their link to their website.
Twenty-five percent of the funds raised by the Walk help locally by supporting Cluster Tutoring Program, Forest Park Food Pantry, Oak Park/River Forest Food Pantry, Pine Avenue Food Pantry, Proviso Food Pantry, Quinn Center Food Pantry and Housing Forward.
The 2015 Local Recipient Agencies
received their donation checks in November 2015.
A photo of our check presentation to them.
Seventy-five percent is used by Church World Service (CWS) for disaster relief, self-help development projects and food in more than eighty impoverished countries.
Please sign up to join with us by clicking on the Donate Now button above.
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