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    Louisville Hunger Walk 20111
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    A Louisville child, Bobby Ellis, age 9, died of hunger on Thanksgiving Eve, 1969 at his home on Eddy Street near 21st Street and Muhammad Ali Blvd.  On the anniversary of this tragedy, Interfaith Paths to Peace and the Dare to Care Food Bank have sponsored a candlelight walk to the spot of his death and invited the community to join in the march to show support for the efforts to eliminate hunger in our city. The invitation extends to entire families to assemble and take part in this 1/2 mile candlelight walk. 

    The walk will depart from the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage at 1701 Muhammad Ali Boulevard at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday November 26. Those assembled will walk about four blocks to the spot near the corner of 21st & Muhammad Ali Blvd. where 9-year old Bobby Ellis died from hunger on Thanksgiving eve in 1969, then return to the Center for fellowship and warm cider. Participation is free and open to all who are invited to bring a donation to help fight hunger in the form of canned goods, cash or check for the Dare to Care Food Bank.

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