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September 18, 2014
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Kiwanis Family Walks to Fight Hunger


MOUNTAINDALE, NY — The Kiwanis Clubs in the Hudson River West Division are holding their third annual Kiwanis Walks for Hunger on Saturday, May 17. This division is comprised of eight clubs in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster counties. The walks will benefit the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley, which serves over 300 sites to help alleviate hunger in the Hudson Valley area.

The Sullivan County Kiwanis Clubs from Callicoon, Monticello, Roscoe and Woodridge will hold their walk in Mountaindale. Registration is at 9 a.m. at the Mountaindale Firehouse and the walk will begin at 10 a.m. at the O & W Rail Trail. Participants will include club members as well as the youth-sponsored clubs, including K-Kids, Builders and Key Clubs within the area school districts. The walks are open to the public and their participation is encouraged.

The fee is a donation of one or more non-perishable food items or a monetary contribution. Water and snacks will be available to all walkers. For further information, call Kiwanis Lt. Gov. Susan Bahren at 845/469-2534.