Buddhist Global Relief Walk to Feed the Hungry — New York

Northeast USA  

October 13, 2012
9:30 amto1:00 pm

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New York, New York

We are living in difficult times, and there are needy people all around us. Sometimes it feels overwhelming, but if we act together, we can accomplish great things. Join Buddhist Global Relief on a 3.5 mile Walk to Feed the Hungry on Saturday, October 13, and put your compassion into action.

Location:
Riverside Park
West 83rd Street & Riverside Drive
New York, New York

Time/Date:
9:30 a.m. Check-in • 10:00 a.m. Walk • Rain or Shine!

Walk Leader:
BGR ChairpersonVen. Bhikkhu Bodhi

-Free vegetarian picnic lunch immediately following the walk
-Stand up for food justice at our “Right to Food” advocacy table!
-Face painting and raffle
Come early for Moving Meditation exercise! 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Please bring your friends and family. Let’s make this walk a joyful occasion for the great cause to feed the hungry — globally and locally! Guest Clergy walking with us to date: Rev. TK Nakagaki, Rev. Koshin Ellison, Rev. Compassion, Ven. Chang Ji, Ven. Guochan.

A portion of the proceeds will go to Hour Children in Queens. This year BGR provided a grant to City Harvest, Inc. in NYC for their Healthy Neighborhood Program.

Contact Information:
Deena Scherer
914-234-9464
nycwalk@buddhistglobalrelief.org

More information is available at the BGR website.