Hunger walk set Sunday

Hunger walk set Sunday

URBANA — This year's CROP Hunger Walk, sponsored by several churches, will begin Sunday at Unitarian Universalist Church, 309 W. Green St., U.

Registration begins at 1:45 p.m. and the walk starts at 2 p.m.

More information is at

A quarter of the funds raised will support the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen, Eastern Illinois Foodbank and the TIMES Center.

The Feinstein Foundation, a Rhode Island-based philanthropy that seeks to alleviate hunger, will divide $1 million among hunger-fighting agencies that raise funds during March and April, a press release noted.

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