Walk to Fight Hunger

On Sunday, September 10, 2023, join the Lowcountry Food Bank at Wannamaker Park for a fun-filled day of action and awareness! Gather with our community to walk in solidarity to fight hunger in the Lowcountry. Bring the whole family – furry family members are welcome! Walk options will include a 5k nature trail or a paved 1-mile family friendly loop. All are welcome to join us on this meaningful day!


Where?: Wannamaker Park, 8888 University Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29406

When?: Sunday, September 10, 11a.m.-2p.m. (Walk begins at 12p.m.)

Why?: The Walk to Fight Hunger is a family-friendly event to raise awareness of food insecurity in our community and provide vital funds. All funds raised at the Walk to Fight Hunger support Lowcountry Food Bank’s initiatives that are focused on leading the fight against hunger throughout the 10 coastal counties of South Carolina.

Cost?: Registration is free! (There is a nominal fee of $2 per person to enter Wannamaker Park. Access to the park is free with a Gold Pass). Sponsorship packages are also available that range from $250-$10,000. Sponsors provide valuable support to ensure the success of Walk to Fight Hunger!


Can’t attend but want to make to make a contribution to the Walk to Fight Hunger? Make a gift today!

Additional Giving Options:

Donate by Mail: Please mail your check to Lowcountry Food Bank at 2864 Azalea Drive, Charleston, SC 29405. Please include “WTFH” in the memo line.

Donate by Phone: Please call our Director of Donor Services at (843) 747-8146 (107) to make a donation by phone.

Where will the Walk to Fight Hunger take place?

The Walk to Fight Hunger will take place at Wannamaker Park at the Tupelo Shelter located at 8888 University Blvd, North Charleston. We will have signs leading you to the right location!

Is there a fee to enter the park?

There is a nominal fee of $2 per a person or free with a Gold Pass to enter the event. If you have a large group and would like to purchase in advance please call the Park & Program Services at (843) 795-4386 and they can be mailed to you or picked up day of the event.

Will food and water be provided?

Complimentary water and light refreshments will be available to participants. To help encourage sustainability, we encourage participants to bring a reusable water bottle. Water stations will be available.

What if it rains?

The Lowcountry Food Bank will pay close attention to the weather pattern leading up to the event and will adjust as needed. This event will take place rain or shine, however, if conditions appear threatening, we will notify all registrants and sponsors and update our social media the morning of the event.

What is the event timeline?

This event will take place from 11a.m.-2p.m. The Walk will begin at 12p.m.

What are the walking routes and how long are they?

The Walk to Fight Hunger will have a paved, 1-mile family friendly loop and a 5k path that is partially paved or wooded trails. See the map below for details.

Can I still walk if I want to arrive late? What if I only want to attend for the activities?

Of course! Participants are welcome to walk either route and take part in activities at their own pace and leisure.


Relive the magic of 2022’s

Walk to Fight Hunger!