Greensboro CROP Walk: Crushing Hunger One Step At A Time

37th Annual Crop Walk

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Greensboro fought hunger one step at a time on Sunday.
 
The city hosted the 37th annual Greater Greensboro CROP Hunger Walk.
 
WFMY News 2 Meteorologist Terran Kirksey emceed the event. 
 
The 5K community event raised funds to provide food and water to the needy and WFMY News 2 is a proud sponsor.

 
Since 1981, Greensboro Urban Ministry and Church World Service have partnered with the community to present the walk. 
 
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The Greater Greensboro CROP Hunger Walk is the second largest CROP event in the nation, attracting more than 4,000 walkers each year.
 
So far, the walk has raised more than $5 million to fight hunger. 
 
25% of the funds raised through the local walk go to Potter's House Community Kitchen at Greensboro Urban Ministry, which serves a hot meal to 400-500 people every day. 
 
Church World Service support goes to fund nutrition, education, and agriculture programs around the world. 
 
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