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Blacksburg CROP Hunger walk to benefit local charities

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A New River Valley walk is hoping to raise money and awareness for the fight against hunger.

Blacksburg CROP Hunger Walk will help fight hunger in 80 countries worldwide and in our area.

Twenty five percent of the donations will stay here locally and go to the Blacksburg Interfaith Food Pantry and the Valley Interfaith Child Care Center.

You can start the walk anytime between 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, October  20, 2013.

Check in at the Blacksburg Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library Community Room before you start the one mile trek on the Huckleberry Trail.

Organizers say you're welcome to wear a Halloween costume as you walk.

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