May Crop Walk raises funds to fight hunger

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Scores of local residents will raise funds to combat hunger during the 34th annual Farmington/Farmington Hills/West Bloomfield CROP Hunger Walk, held Sunday, May 5, at First United Methodist Church, 33112 Grand River Ave., in downtown Farmington.

Registration starts at 1 p.m. Last year, the local CROP Hunger Walk raised over $32,000 with the help of 176 walkers and the support of more than 60 local businesses and faith organizations.

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Of the funds raised, 25 percent is shared with local charitable organizations that help to fight poverty and hunger, including the Farmington-Farmington Hills Neighborhood House, the Farmington-area Salvation Army, the CARES of Farmington Hills Food Pantry, and Yad Ezra.

For more information, call First United Methodist Church at 248-474-6573.\

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