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Report - 2019 Results (PDF)

Crop Hunger Walkathon West



Welcome to the 36th Annual
Hunger Walkathon West CROP Walk
Oak Park, River Forest, Forest Park and Austin

The 2019 walk raised just under $73,000.00

This is our 36th Annual Walk on
Sunday May 5, 2019

2019 Poster

We celebrate 50 years of CROP Walks
in the U.S.

50th anniversary Logo

Walk Information
Sunday, May 5, 2019
1:00 p.m. Registration Begins
2:00 p.m. Walk Begins
Location: Pilgrim Congregational Church UCC
460 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60302

Photos from the 2019 Walk are on our
Facebook Page

Facebook Page
Thanks to Photographers:

Preston Hargett
Frank Pinc
Jon Skogen

We presented checks for 2019
see link for photos

2019 Walk
The route is approximately 4.3 miles or
a shorter 2.7 miles option

Did you know when you register, that none the information is shared by CWS to anyone and is only used for walk information.

Learn about just one of the areas your money helps Margo DeGraff, Country Representative in
Haiti for CWS

CWS Emergency Appeal: U.S. Hurricane Relief

2019 Hunger Walkathon West CROP Walk t-shirt
While supplies last in sizes ordered

Crop Walk T-shirt

It's one small way we're celebrating 50 years of fundraisers like you who step up for others. Remember, every dollar you raise gets us that much closer to a world where there is enough for all.

Let's end hunger one step at a time

We thank all of the participants, business supporters and volunteers.

Annual Stats

Over the years of our local CROP Hunger Walk, we have raised more than $1,500,000 to help alleviate hunger – we are very proud of that history.

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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 Beyond Hunger (formerly OPRF Food Pantry),Cluster Tutoring Program, First Baptisst Church Food Pantry, Forest Park Food Pantry, Pine Avenue Food Pantry, Proviso Food Pantry, Quinn Center Food Pantry , Vision Food Pantry
and Housing Forward.

Seventy-five percent is used by Church World Service (CWS) for disaster relief, self-help development projects and food in the United States and more than thirty impoverished countries.


Please sign up to join with us by clicking on the Donate Now button above.

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2019 Press Release

Walk Start/End at
Pilgrim Congregational Church
460 Lake Street, Oak Park
Register 1:00 p.m.
Step Off at 2:00 p.m.
Rain or Shine!