Get Fit While Doing Good at the 21st Annual Bread of Life Walk for Bread & 5K Fun Run, on Sunday, October 6, 2013.

This event benefits the local non-profit, Bread of Life, which provided about 930,000 meals last year to families in need in Malden, Melrose, Everett, Medford, Wakefield, Stoneham, Winchester, Saugus, Reading and North Reading.

Runners can register for $20 (and receive a Walk for Bread T-shirt) either:
Online in-advance (click here),
Or at the registration table on the day of the Walk.

Walkers will raise pledges from friends and family. To receive a Walk for Bread  T-shirt, walkers need to raise $15 (or pay $15).

You can fill out a pledge sheet (on the flyer, available below) and collect pledges.
     Then turn in your pledges at the Registration table, on the day of the event at noon.
Or you can collect pledges online (click here).

Here is a 2-page printable flyer about our 21th Annual Walk for Bread.
(Note: First page has info. Second page has a sign-up sheet)
This information is also posted below.

Here is a Public Service Announcement video about the Walk. You can also view it at bottom.
Here is a news article about last year's event.
Here is a Boston Globe article about Bread of Life.
Join us at the 21st Annual Bread of Life
Walk for Bread and 5K Fun Run

- in honor of Fran & Barbara Brown and their family’s
many years of support. (See photo at bottom.)

Course:  5K for walkers and runners (= 3.1 miles).  
at Pine Banks Park, Main Street, Melrose & Malden
Click here to see a map of the Run/Walk course.

Date: Sunday, October 6, 2012
Time: The Walk/Run will start at 1 PM.
Please come at noon for registration & entertainment.

Parking: Parking is available when coming in the park
entrance (next to the superintendant's office) at 1087 Main Street, Malden MA.

This event benefits Bread of Life, a local nonprofit that in 2012 provided about 930,000 meals through grocery delivery to senior citizens, food delivery to homeless families sheltered in local motels, evening meals Tuesday-Friday, and food pantries for residents of Malden, Everett, Medford, Melrose, Saugus, Stoneham, Wakefield, Winchester, Reading and North Reading.

The Walk/Run circles scenic Pine Banks Park, starting in the pavilion area. It will include family fun, entertainment and refreshments. Music will be provided by the local band Jiblantos. (Their Facebook page is here. You can listen to them here.) Bring your kids, bring the dog, come enjoy the day!

    Live Band          Snacks          Activities for Kids         Henna tattoos

Registration: Registration on the Walk/Run day will be held at the tot-lot/pond/pavilion area inside the wooded area of Pine Banks beginning at noon. Fill out a pledge sheet and mail it in, or return it, with funds raised, on the day of the Walk/Run.

For more information about Bread of Life, click here. For info on our programs, click here.

Bread of Life began in 1980 and is a faith-based, nonprofit, volunteer organization of 35 churches, synagogues, schools and civic groups.  Bread of Life is funded primarily by individuals, businesses, and community support, not government sponsorship. The Walk for Bread is Bread of Life's single largest fundraiser. Please come meet your neighbors, enjoy the day and support Bread of Life!

Bread of Life: 54 Eastern Avenue Rear, Malden, MA 02148
Phone: 781-397-0404
info@thebreadoflifeonline.org
54 Eastern Avenue Rear, Malden, MA 02148
781-397-0404  info@thebreadoflifeonline.org
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Walk for Bread & 5K Fun Run
on Sunday,
Oct. 6, 2013.
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