Hunger Hike 2016

Sunday, September 18, 2016


Join us for Hunger Hike. It's open to participants of all ages and abilities who share a common goal: Fighting Hunger! 

Ways to Participate:

  • Donate NOW, click HERE
  • DONATE to a TEAM -- click "Teams" above, find your team, and donate
  • DONATE to a HIKER -- click "Supporters" above, find your person/people, and donate
  • Become a participant, raise $50 or more and bring your donation to Check-In on Sunday
  • Create an Online Fundraising Page — and here is how in 8 easy steps:
    1. Go to
    2. IF you have an account -- Sign in (upper right corner); If NOT, skip to Step 4
    3. Go back to
    4. Click “Register” — select “one” for yourself — and follow the steps
    5. Join a “Team” or “Create” a Team
    6. Confirm your Fundraising Page
    7. Email all of your contacts asking them to support you and Hunger Hike. You may simply email a message and the link to your fundraising page to all of your contacts —OR—upload your email addresses and let First Giving do the work for you.
    8. Finally. Watch the donations come in — for you, for your team and for Hunger Hike!

Hunger Hike starts at Riehle Plaza and is a paved & allows participants to enjoy the scenic Wabash River. All proceeds support Lafayette Urban Ministry, Food Finders Food Bank, Inc. & St. Thomas Aquinas Haitian Ministry.

3K Walkers: If you raise at least $50 you will receive a Hunger Hike T-Shirt, water & snack. Additional Hunger Hike T-shirts are available for $15 each. Participants may bring their donation to the Hunger Hike Check-In on Sunday. Use this site to create an online fundraising page and join (or create) a team. This will allow you to send a personalized email message to your friends and family asking for and collecting donations online to support you. 

Virtual Walkers: Participate in Hunger Hike even if can't be there. Virtual Walkers will receive a Hunger Hike T-shirt and will be listed as a supporter. Click "REGISTER" to the right.

Join us for the Hunger Hike 5K Run too on Saturday. More information, click HERE