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Hudson resident raises $40,000 for ‘Walk for Hunger’

Mary Walling. Photo/Submitted

Hudson – Mary Walling volunteered at the first Walk for Hunger in 1969 as a sandwich-maker, preparing peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for 2,000 walkers. She has been walking almost every year since then, raising more than $40,000 for the hungry in Massachusetts. So far, her total for this year is $5,175.

“When people ask me, ‘Do you walk with friends?’ I say ‘Yes, I walk with 40,000 of my closest friends, every year,’” Walling said.

For more information, visit www.projectbread.org/.

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