6th Annual Hike to End Hunger, presented by Vitality Works
October 23, 2021 @ 9:00AM — 12:00PM Mountain Time (US & Canada)
Rio Grande Food Project's 6th Annual Hike to End Hunger, presented by Vitality Works, raises funds that support the RGFP Food Pantry, Urban Garden, and Community Hub - making for a more food secure community.
JOIN Rio Grande Food Project for the 6th Annual Hike to End Hunger, presented by Vitality Works, which raises awareness and funds for RGFP's hunger-relief and prevention work and programs.
Gather with us outdoors on Saturday, October 23rd for our signature Hike event at Boxing Bear Brewing Company
Registration starts at 8:00am
Hike begins at 9:00am
Take a 5.5 mile (or shorter) loop hike along the beautiful Bosque walking trail during peak fall color season. After your hike, join us on Boxing Bear's patio for food truck nosh for purchase from Dawgs For A Cause and tasty beverages. We also encourage anyone to join virtually from your favorite places if you cannot attend the event.
HUGE THANKS to the Abram and Ray Kaplan Foundation for MATCHING every donation up to $50,000!
$1 donated = 5 MEALS for those experiencing food insecurity so let's rally together since EVERY SINGLE DOLLAR means so much to every child, adult, or senior experiencing hunger. Let's aim beyond our Hike goal to address hunger and food insecurity throughout the entire year!
Here's How to Help:
1 - Click the DONATE button below and help ensure our community's kids, adults, and seniors have the heathy food they need all year round.
2 - BUY A 2021 HIKE TEE to show your support for those facing hunger and the hunger-relief work of Rio Grande Food Project. Tees are Bella+Canvas and the women's shirts are a SLIM fit, so size up or choose a Men's tee for a roomier fit.
Bella+Canvas Men's T-Shirt & Women's T-Shirt (Women's are a Slim fit!)
3 - Find or choose your favorite FUNdraiser to donate to or follow this link to create your OWN Individual, Team, Family or Friend FUNdraiser Page. YOU set the goal** and If you need assistance, we can help!
**Anyone who sets up a FUNdraiser page and raises $100 or more gets a FREE tee!
4 - Invite your company to join the fun and help alleviate and prevent hunger by becoming a SPONSOR or creating a Corporate Team.
5 - Join us VIRTUALLY! Take a walk down the block, hike up a mountain, run along the river...and share your outdoor adventure with us. Post a photo on your social media and/or email it to us so we can share it. Tag us on Facebook (@rgfp.org) or Instagram (@riograndefoodproject) and use #hiketoendhunger and #hiketoendhungerabq hashtags.
6 - FEEL GOOD about being a force for positive change and helping provide quality food to kids, adults and seniors facing hunger. You ROCK!!
**Thank you to our Sponsors**
$15,000 Presenting Sponsor - Provides over 88,600 meals!
$10,000 Impact Level Sponsor - Provides 59,100 meals!
$5,000 Impact Level Sponsor - Provides 29,500 meals!
$2,500 Impact Level Sponsor - Provides 14,700 meals!
$1,500 Impact Level Sponsor - Provides 8,850 meals!
Friends of Rio Grande Food Project - Provides over 2,950 meals!
Day of Event Sponsor
Special THANKS to our friends at Boxing Bear Brewing Company for once again hosting our annual event! Visit one of their 4 locations and support their local business.
Please contact our hike email with any questions or inquiries about our Hike to End Hunger.
~The Staff, Board, Volunteers and Clients of Rio Grande Food Project