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Prayer walkers support ‘Woodbury Feeds the Hungry’ event

Volunteers and all area residents are invited to a community prayer walk from 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, at Bielenberg Sports Center in Woodbury.

The walk is the opening event for the “Woodbury Feeds the Hungry” campaign, which is scheduled Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 8-11. The campaign aims to pack four million meals for Feed My Starving Children, with 10 percent of the proceeds to be donated to the Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf in Woodbury.

Everyone from age 5 and older has been invited to take part in the packing project which will take place at the sports center, 4125 Radio Drive. Volunteers will pack in two-hour shifts from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For details or to volunteer, visit More than 16,000 people have already volunteered with 20,000 needed, according to organizers.