Monte's March: Making Moves

Each November, WRSI – 93.9 The River’s Monte Belmonte leads his annual Monte’s March against hunger through the Pioneer Valley. Pushing an empty shopping cart 43 miles from Springfield to Greenfield, Monte is joined by Congressman Jim McGovern, Food Bank Executive Director Andrew Morehouse, and a number of supporters from Western MA communities as they raise funds to hoin the march at any time. elp provide healthy meals to neighbors at risk of hunger. The community is encouraged to tune in and make donations to benefit The Food Bank’s mission while Monte and the marchers make their way across three counties.

Hours: November 21, 2022 from 7am until about 2pm will be the first day of walking. Tuesday's March begins at the corner of Pleasant St. and Hampton Ave. near WRSI the River (15 Hampton Ave) at 7am and ends at Hawkes & Reed about 5pm. If you want to join the march later in the day, follow the Monte Tracker to find them in real time.

Admission: There is no fee

Contact: Cheyenne Burnham Public Engagement Manager

Monday-Tuesday, November 21-22, 2022

11/21/2022 7:00am–11/22/2022 5:00pm

Monday the march leaves from the MLK Community Center in Springfield (3 Rutland St) at 7am and ends at WRSI the River in Northampton (15 Hampton Ave) around 3p. Tuesday the march leaves from the corner of Pleasant Street and Hampton Ave) at 7a and ends at Hawkes & Reed in Greenfield (289 Main St).