Church plans walk-a-thon, concert

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Staff | June 18, 2014

DELAVAN--Christ Episcopal Church in Delavan is hosting a walk-a-thon charity fundraiser on Saturday, June 21, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Congdon Park, 1420 Hobbs Drive, Delavan.

Participants may walk from one to six more laps around an approximately one-mile trek around Congdon Park.
Entry forms and pledge sheets are available at Christ Episcopal Church, 503 E. Walworth Ave., Delavan, or contact Chellie Pelnar for additional information at (262) 728-9572.

A free concert by Nashville singer/songwriter and Delavan native Jon Troast will be held at the church June 21 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Refreshment and fellowship will follow the concert, and participants will be able to purchase some of Troast's CDs. Freewill offerings will be accepted.

Proceeds from both events will fund “Feed My Starving Children,” a non-profit organization that provides ingredients for volunteers to pack and send meals for those in need worldwide.

The church will hold a community-wide event to pack 100,000 meals to feed 600,000 children on October 4.

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