Posted by Marcia Dick July 17, 2012 07:53 AM
Stephanie Silberstein, a member of Raytheonís Walk for Hunger Team, and Aaron Bell, both of Medford, attended Project Breadís recent Walk for Hunger Celebration and Awards Ceremony held at the Museum of Science in Boston.
Silberstein raised over $1,200 to help fight hunger in Massachusetts, making her part of the coveted Leadership Circle Ė a group of Walkers who raises over $1,000. The awards ceremony recognized the success of the 44th annual Walk for Hunger, which had more than 43,000 participants and raised $3.6 million to help fight hunger in Massachusetts.
About Project Bread
As the stateís leading antihunger organization, Project Bread is dedicated to alleviating, preventing, and ultimately ending hunger in Massachusetts. Through The Walk for Hunger, the oldest continual pledge walk in the country, and other sources, Project Bread provides millions of dollars each year in privately donated funds to support hunger relief through emergency programs, schools, community health centers, farmersí markets, community suppers, home care organizations, and other programs that protect the individual and strengthen our community food security. For more information, visit www.projectbread.org.