Hunger Locally and Globally with the
Greater Allentown CROP Hunger Walk/Drive-By
This event helps to support The Lehigh Conference of Churches Ecumenical Soup Kitchen and
the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank.
Due to COVID-19 precautions, participants may choose to:
Walk anytime, anywhere October 1-11, 2020, carrying CROP Hunger Walk signs and posting photos/videos
on social media:
• On your own
• In your own small family group
• With masks and appropriate social distancing, with a group of family and/or friends and/or your
Register to participate in the walk or the drive-by at https://www.crophungerwalk.org/allentownpa/
On Sunday, October 11, 2020, drive or ride in a vehicle decorated with CROP Hunger Walk signs:
Alone or with your own family in the vehicle, participate in a “Help CROP Stop Hunger Drive-By” ( a 10-mile/30-
minute loop, starting from St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 140 S. Ott Street, Allentown, PA 18104, at assigned times
between 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.) past the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank and The Lehigh Conference
of Churches’ Soup Kitchen, both of which receive the “local” portion of our Greater Allentown CROP Hunger
funds. Signs are available at
Nonperishable food items will be collected at St. Timothy Lutheran Church on Sunday, Oct. 11, by
the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank truck at the beginning of the “Help CROP Stop Hunger Drive-By.”
Needed items include tuna, beans, vegetables, fruit, soup, peanut butter, rice, cereal, pasta and sauce.
Register for a drive-by time at https://lp.constantcontactpages.com/su/xynzkE7/CROPDriveBy to receive
your unique vehicle number and time assignment.
AWARDS for congregations/teams that raise the most money in 2020 (i.e., highest percentage of increased
donations compared to 2019) through the Greater Allentown CROP Hunger Walk on behalf of our neighbors in
need: GOLDEN SNEAKER, SILVER SANDAL, BRONZE BOOTIE
AWARD for the best CROP-theme-decorated vehicle registered for the 10/11/2020 “Help CROP Stop Hunger
Drive-By”: TOP CROP CAR
ONLINE DONATIONS at https://www.crophungerwalk.org/allentownpa/Donate Alternatively, checks for
“CROP Hunger Walk” may be given to congregation/team leaders for delivery during October 2020 to Linda
Held, Allentown CROP Hunger Walk Treasurer, 3441 Devonshire Road, Allentown, PA 18103.
Compounded by COVID-19, hunger and malnutrition are life-threatening problems in our community,
nation, and world. Thank you for making a difference and helping our neighbors in need!