St. Leo's Hunger Walkers


2022 19th Annual Hunger Walk

Share your Memorial Day with us!

Join us on Monday, May 30, 2022 for the 19th Annual Hunger Walk & 5K Run presented by Delta Air Lines!

Funds raised support Freestore Foodbank's network of 574 partner food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and community centers that help us provide 41.7 million meals each year to hungry children and families in the tristate area.

This year's event will be live—anyone can participate!

Here’s how it works:

  • Step 1: Register - Here is the direct link to our Team Page- St. Leo's Lighting the Way19th Annual Hunger Walk & 5K Run presented by Delta Air Lines: St. Leo's Lighting the Way - Freestore Foodbank (
    Form or join a team or participate as an individual. Be sure to choose the local agency you’d like to support as part of your registration.
  • Step 2: Fundraise
    Reach out to family and friends and ask them to support your efforts help end hunger in our community. Every gift makes a difference.
  • Step 3: Walk
    Join us on May 30th at 9AM for the 19th annual Hunger Walk and 5K. Day of registration and packet pick up will start at 7AM at Schmiddlapp Lawn (124 E Mehring Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202) with the walk starting at 9AM. Post walk celebration with live music and food will continue in Smale Park until noon!

Since its inception in 2004, the Hunger Walk and 5K Run has raised more than $2,000,000.00, the equivalent of 6,000,000 meals, for Freestore Foodbank community partners serving 20 counties in Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Southeast Indiana. With each step you are taking you are directly impacting lives of those in our community.

One step a time, one dollar at a time, together we can solve hunger. Support your community agency today.

More information is coming soon. Visit our FAQ page or call 513-482-4501 with any questions.