LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI)—People came together to walk in the fight against hunger on Sunday.
Hunger Hike 3K walk is a fundraising event aimed at raising awareness to make a difference in the fight against hunger.
Participants walked a scenic route along the Wabash River.
All registration fees went towards the Lafayette Urban Ministry food assistance and Food Finders Food Bank.
CEO for Food Finders Food Bank, Katy Bunder, said doing something like this is important for those in the community.
"Also hope they'll gain some awareness of the fact that we have to do these kinds of events to raise money to keep feeding people," said Bunder. "We do them year after year because the problem doesn't go away."
This was the 30th annual Hunger Hike event.
- Hunger Hike held at Riehle Plaza in Lafayette
- Pearl Harbor Memorial service held at Riehle Plaza
- Pearl Harbor attack memorial program to be held at Riehle Plaza
- Hunger Hike fundraiser reaches $96,000
- 2018 Hunger Hike brings community together to fight hunger
- Hunger Hike to Help Fight Food Insecurities
- Pedestrian plazas possibly coming to West Lafayette
- 2017 Hunger Hike tops $110,000 two years in a row
- Hunger Hike has not yet reached their $100,000 goal
- Pack Away Hunger event held at Christ United Methodist Church