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Croton's 26th Annual "Run Against Hunger" Returns this Weekend

October 9, 2006

The Joey Val Memorial Concert kicks off “Run Against Hunger” weekend on Saturday, October 14, 2006, at 7:00 PM. The benefit concert will be held at the Asbury Methodist Church at 17 Old Post Road, Croton-on-Hudson, and feature performances by Mike Latini, Drew Georgopulos, Steve Shiller & Edie Ellis, Andy Revkin, Chris Cassone, Kitty Cowan & Mark Reynolds, Joe Gerardi, Tony Fraina, Steve & Shirl Kaplan, and John Doershuck.

Tickets are $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for children. Call 914-271-5309 for additional information.

Then, on Sunday, October 15, 2006, its race day for the 26th annual running of the Harry Chapin Memorial Run Against Hunger. The first race, a one-mile “Fun Run” starts at 12:00 PM and is followed by a 10k race at 12:30 PM.

To for more information and to register for the event, please visit All proceeds from both the concert and running events will directly benefit World Hunger Year, International Children’s Relief, The Cortlandt Emergency Food Bank, and the Croton Caring Committee.


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