San Clemente Family Assistance Ministries (FAM) 31st Annual Hunger Walk is Sunday October 21 2018.
This is a San Clemente Family Friendly Event.
The Annual Family Assistance Ministries (FAM) Fundraiser is a fun walk beginning and ending at the San Clemente Community Center.
The FAM Board of Directors and staff invite you to participate in their Walk by signing up and helping them raise money, becoming an official sponsor or making a donation.
Unable to walk?
Be a Virtual Walker by asking people to make a donation on your page just as if you actually walked!
San Clemente Family Assistance Ministries (FAM) Hunger Walk Schedule
12:30pm Check In
12:30pm Team and Individual Photos
2:00pm: The 2.5 Mile Walk Begins
3:00pm : Finish Line at San Clemente Community Center.
The event is at the San Clemente Community Center located at 100 North Calle Seville.
There is street timed parking and San Clemente City lots timed parking nearby.
The Need in Orange County
117,861 children are living in POVERTY
1 in 6 children are food insecure
The number of children living in homeless shelters has increased 165% since 2006
A minimum-wage employee would have to work 105 hours a week to rent a one-bedroom apartment
FAM has been providing Hunger prevention in our Community for 19 years.
It often surprises people to know that even in affluent south Orange County, hunger is a very real issue for many:
95% of those FAM serves are people trying not to become homeless
Last year, FAM 1.5 mil meals were provided to hungry and poor neighbors. Another 4,908 meals fed hungry people through FAM’s Thanksgiving programs
13,314 people received food, work force development and housing stability assistance
Nearly 46% of those we help are children
15% of FAM’s clients are seniors
FAM offers a full housing continuum thru emergency/interim/transitional housing, Rapid Rehousing and Permanent Supportive Housing
FAM uses the Housing First model