Jul 29, 2014

'Walk to End Hunger' Set for Thanksgiving Day

Be part of VEAP's team to raise money for organizations working to end hunger in the Twin Cities.

'Walk to End Hunger' Set for Thanksgiving Day
If you want to start off your Thanksgiving with a little feel-good fun, then take part in the annual Walk to End Hunger on Thanksgiving Day at Mall of America by joining Team VEAP.

VEAP (Volunteers Enlisted to Help People) is a Bloomington-based organization that provides a variety of services to people in Richfield, Bloomington, Edina and South Minneapolis.

Here's what you need to know about the event:

When: 7-10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving Day).

Where: Mall of America, 60 E. Broadway in Bloomington.

Details: Since its inception in 2008, the Walk to End Hunger has raised more than $1.2 million for hunger relief organizations in the Twin Cities metro. The event is fun, and family-friendly, and features music, balloon animals and crafts for the kids. For the fitness enthusiast, there will be a second-floor 5K power walk route.

For more information or if you have questions, contact Pamela Page at 952-955-8322 or by email at pamelap@veapvolunteers.org.

See the full event listing in Richfield Patch's community calendar.

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