Church to host organizational meeting for walk Thursday - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Church to host organizational meeting for walk Thursday

Posted: Updated:

A CROP Walk organizational meeting will be at 7 tonight in the parlor of Central Baptist Church, 321 N. Seventh.

This year's walk will take place Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Illinois Veterans Home. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. at the pavilion, with step-off at 2 p.m.

Recruiter materials were delivered to each church that has participated before in the Adams County CROP Walk to End Hunger. Additional materials will be available at the meeting.

Volunteers are needed to help with site logistics, registration, the send-off program, and coordination of donations of water and fruit from local businesses.

Registration and donations are being accepted online at cropwalkonline.org/quincyil.

For more information about the CROP Walk, call the Rev. Ivan Greuter at 222-1310.

  • Local HeadlinesLocal HeadlinesMore>>

  • Authority gives approval to execute Gems sale to undisclosed buyer

    Authority gives approval to execute Gems sale to undisclosed buyer

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:40:18 GMT
    The Quincy Gems dogpile near the mound after winning the Prospect League championship with a 3-1 victory Aug. 14 over the Chillicothe Paints at VA Memorial Stadium in Chillicothe, Ohio.  (Photo for the H-W/Elise Manahan, Chillicothe Gazette)The Quincy Gems dogpile near the mound after winning the Prospect League championship with a 3-1 victory Aug. 14 over the Chillicothe Paints at VA Memorial Stadium in Chillicothe, Ohio. (Photo for the H-W/Elise Manahan, Chillicothe Gazette)
    The Quincy Civic Center Authority has agreed to execute a purchase agreement with an undisclosed party to buy the Quincy Gems. The authority approved the deal after emerging from a short closed session during its monthly...
    The Quincy Civic Center Authority has agreed to execute a purchase agreement with an undisclosed party to buy the Quincy Gems. The authority approved the deal after emerging from a short closed session during its monthly...
  • Quincy School Board unveils $70.3 million budget with $1.56 million deficit

    Quincy School Board unveils $70.3 million budget with $1.56 million deficit

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:00:11 GMT
    The Quincy School Board on Wednesday unveiled a tentative $70.3 million budget containing a $1.56 million deficit. Business Manager Joel Murphy said the district's total direct revenues are projected to come in at...
    The Quincy School Board on Wednesday unveiled a tentative $70.3 million budget containing a $1.56 million deficit. Business Manager Joel Murphy said the district's total direct revenues are projected to come in at...
  • Quincy man to receive probation in accidental shooting death of friend

    Quincy man to receive probation in accidental shooting death of friend

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-21 00:47:28 GMT
    A Quincy man will be sentenced to probation after he pleaded guilty to accidently shooting a friend to death earlier this year. Zachary W. Ballinger, 21, wept in court Wednesday as admitted to accidentally killing Austin...
    A Quincy man will be sentenced to probation after he pleaded guilty to accidently shooting a friend to death earlier this year. Zachary W. Ballinger, 21, wept in court Wednesday as admitted to accidentally killing Austin...
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Quincy Herald-Whig. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.