2020 Great Food Walk Information

April 10th Great Food Walk Cancelled

As you probably know, we had to cancel this year’s walk due to the Covid-19 situation. Instead we invited you to consider walking with us virtually. Thank you to the many people that have gone on their own walks and made a donation! And thank you to those that sponsored these virtual walkers.

You can still donate

If you’d like to donate to this year’s walk, visit our online donation page.

Here’s what happened last year. 2020 Results will be available soon.

138 people walked …

  • On Friday, April 19th
  • Starting between 7:30am and 12:30pm
  • Harvard Common

They walked 625 miles …

  • to nourish our neighbors confronting food insecurities
  • to benefit Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry (90%) & Sharing, Inc. (10%)
  • to enjoy a scenic 5-mile loop with views including Fruitlands Museum, Mt. Wachusett, the Monadnock Region

Walkers came from 21 towns …

  • they walked solo or with a team; joined with friends, family, clubs, school groups, sports teams or work colleagues to build enthusiasm and grow support

They nourish …

  • our neighbors in our local communities closeby and farther away
  • our sense of giving

Recent Articles

2020 will be a Virtual Walk

March 16, 2020

With painstaking consideration, we have decided to cancel the Great Food Walk on April 10th. In the spirit of community action to help address needs – especially now in this

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Matching Donations for High School Walkers!

March 5, 2020

Any high school student walker is eligible to have their collected pledges matched (up to $2,500 total) by a generous donor. Please indicate that you are a high school student

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2020 Walk

February 10, 2020

Great Food Walk – to Benefit Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry Friday, April 10th, 2020 was to be the 36th annual Great Food Walk (GFW) to benefit Loaves and Fishes

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Why We Walk

Useful Information

Promotion Templates

Content for recruiting sponsors, Great Food Walk Poster and more.

Sponsor Sheet

Download the PDF sponsor sheet.