The DeKalb County Sondra King Memorial CROP Hunger Walk is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 17.
Registration begins at 2 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb. A step-off ceremony begins at 2:30 p.m. alkers can choose between a 4-mile path and a “1 Golden Mile” option.
Twenty-five percent of funds raised will be returned to DeKalb County agencies, including food pantries, Meals on Wheels, Hope Haven and Safe Passage. Seventy-five percent of the funds will be used by Church World Services (CWS) for disaster relief and self-help development projects throughout the world.
CROP — Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty — funds allowed CWS to be ready when disaster hit Haiti in January and Pakistan in July.