Hunger Walk for Saturday

Golden Harvest Food Bank will sponsor a Hunger Awareness Walk on Saturday in observance of Hunger Action Month.

The walk will start at 8 a.m. at the Aiken County Public Library, 314 Chesterfield St., S.W. Registration starts at 7 a.m. The registration fee is $15.

Proceeds from the walk will benefit the food bank’s BackPack program in SC, which kicks off at J.D. Lever Elementary this month. The program will provide 100 children at risk of hunger with a backpack of nutritious food each weekend throughout the school year.

For more information, call (803) 648-0752.


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