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JOIN US FOR THE FIRST WFCM WALK TO END HUNGER.

Together We Walk To End Hunger on Saturday October 19th during the Centreville Day Parade. This is a family-friendly event for people of all ages. Register to walk with us to raise funds for our Free Food Markets in Chantilly and Centreville. 

Together We Walk To End Hunger 

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Together We Walk To End Hunger is a one-mile family-friendly walk during the Centreville Day Parade to raise awareness of food insecurity in our community and fund solutions. Generously sponsored by Keener Insurance Agency, Inc., 100% of walker registration fees benefit Western Fairfax Christian Ministries (WFCM) and our Free Food Market operations. 

 

Date and Time: Saturday, October 19, 2024. Parade line-up begins at 10:45 am with the parade starting at 11:00 am and the walk finishing by approximately 11:30 am.

 

Walk Details: The parade route is officially 0.92 miles. The walk will not be timed. Children in strollers or wagons are welcome.  For safety reasons, please no headphones / ear buds, pets, bicycles, or skates. 

 

Registration: All walkers must register online by Friday, September 20th to receive official walk swag.  Please wear your t-shirt and/or wristband on October 19th. 

  • Adult registration, includes commemorative t-shirt: $35 (+$2.42 online payment processing fee)

  • Youth, aged 13 - 17, includes adult-sized t-shirt and wristband: $35 (+$2.42 online payment processing fee)

  • OR Youth under age 18, includes wristband (no t-shirt): $15 (+$1.21 online payment processing fee)

  • Children aged 3 - 12, includes wristband (no t-shirt): $15 (+$1.21 online payment processing fee)

  • Children age 2 and younger: Free

Swag Pick-Up:  You will be emailed with dates and times to pick up your commemorative t-shirt and /or silicone wristbands at WFCM offices in Chantilly.  Walk items will not be delivered.

 

Location: The Centreville Day Parade takes place in Historic Centreville at the intersections for Route 29 and Braddock Road. A street address you can use to locate the event is 5714 Mt. Gilead Road, Centreville 20120. NOTE: streets are closed to vehicles! The parade begins at the very end of Wharton Lane and marches down that road past the Centreville Day stage on Mount Gilead Road and ends on Braddock Road.  

Parking: Remote parking is available on Rt 29 near Carrabba's. Free shuttles will take you from parking on Rt 29 to Braddock Road. 

 

Centreville Day Activities: For more information about Centreville Day activities, please visit https://www.historiccentrevilleva.org/

 

Waiver required to participate. Return signed waivers to donorsupport@wfcmva.org

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