31st Annual CHOW Hunger Walk
31st Annual CHOW Walk
The 31st Annual CHOW Hunger Walk will be held Sunday, October 20, 2013. Individuals, families and teams may obtain registration envelopes at the office of the Broome County Council of Churches office at 3 Otseningo St., Binghamton prior to the event or obtain more information by calling 607-724-9130. Participants may also register beginning at 1:00 pm at the Walk site. The Walk begins at 2:00 pm at the East Gym at Binghamton University.
Immediately following the Walk all walkers are invited to enjoy free food, live music by the Beatles Band, appearances by the B-Mets and Senators mascots, the ZooMobile, the Magic Paintbrush Project, bagpipers and games for the kids.
The Walk is the major fundraising event of the year for CHOW. This year the goal for the Walk is to raise funds to provide 250,000 free meals to hungry people in Broome County. Each walker who individually raises $50 or more will receive a free event T-shirt and all participants receive buttons.