Get your head around the advancements of AI and SEO with this webinar session that includes an overview of how AI is powering new search engine results. Jun 5, 2024 01:00 PM EST Register Now.


Driving Forward > Digital Marketing Blog

Walk for Hunger 2009!

On Sunday, 5/3, 44,000 people came to the Boston Common to raise millions for the hungry during Project Bread’s annual Walk for Hunger. The 20-mile pledge Walk attracted over 1,000 religious organizations, as well as 1,200 corporate teams, 1,200 schools, and 700 friends and family groups. These Walkers and their sponsors raised $3.8 million to provide food for 400 emergency food programs in 128 Massachusetts cities and towns. The funds will provide a hot meal or a bag of groceries for out-of-work families next winter.

This year, five Overdrive team members joined the walk and raised $1,200 for the cause (of course we were decked out in our full OD gear!). It was the 2nd year in a row that Overdrive has been represented at the Walk for Hunger…and luckily, NO RAIN this year!


Getting started – leaving the Commons full of energy:

Mile 10 – halfway there…

Once we saw the bridge, we knew we were in the home stretch!
At last – happy faces after crossing the finish line!!


We’ll be back again next year!

Dev Tool:

Request: blog/walk-for-hunger-2009
Matched Rewrite Rule: blog/([^/]+)/?$
Matched Rewrite Query: post_type=post&name=walk-for-hunger-2009
Loaded Template: single.php