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OKT at the 2016 Access Hunger Walk

The 40th Annual Access Hunger Walk is happening Sunday, May 7. Registration and kick-off is at 1:30pm; the Walk begins at 2:30pm. This 5K walk starts and ends at Park Church, 10 E Park Pl NE, and winds through downtown Grand Rapids. More than 600 walkers, 20 local and international recipient agencies and dozens of volunteers make the Walk a success.

The Southeast Area Farmers’ Market is one of the Walk recipients. OKT invites you to support the Walk in one of three ways:

  1. 20160501_151015Join the Our Kitchen Table Team.  Click here to sign up directly on the Access West Michigan website. Or, email media@OKTjustice.org and ask us to register you.
  2. Pledge support to one of our walkers. Simply select the person you wish to support by searching for their name here.
  3. Make a personal donation or ask your place of business to be an OKT corporate supporter. Click here to select team Our Kitchen Table and make your donation. Or, send your check to Our Kitchen Table, 334 Burton St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507.

OKT seeks corporate sponsors for Access Hunger Walk

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Would your business be interested in sponsoring the 40th Annual Access Hunger Walk? As a hunger Walk recipient, Our Kitchen Table will be directly supported by your contribution. OKT will use Huger Walk monies to fund the 2017 Southeast Area Farmers’ Market. to arrange sponsorship, email media@OKTjustice.org.

Corporate sponsorship is also a great way to raise awareness about your business throughout the greater Grand Rapids metropolitan area.

The minimum corporate sponsorship amount is $150. Sponsorships up to $2,000 go directly to OKT. Sponsorships of $2,000 and more will be split between OKT and the general Walk fund. Commitment from sponsors must be submitted to Access no later than March 20, 2017 to secure corporate benefits. Sponsorships will be accepted after this date, but the business will not be given any benefits.

The Walk brings together more than 600 walkers, 100 congregations and others, like OKT.  Donations to the walk support 20 local and international nonprofits working to create a thriving food system, a food system that provides all people access to healthy, affordable food.

Click here to view the full  Sponsorship Packet for Participant Organizations.

Walk with the OKT Hunger Walk Team!

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OKT invites you to participate in the 40thAnnual Access Hunger Walk, May 7, 2017. This community-wide event brings together several hundred walkers to raise awareness and funds for 20 local and international non-profit organizations working to create food secure communities — including the Southeast Area Farmers’ Market.


OKT and friends, 2016 Hunger Walk

You can sign up today! It’s easy! Click here to sign up directly on the Access West Michigan website. Or, email media@OKTjustice.org and ask us to register you.

For information, visit  AccessofWestMichigan.org.