Monte's March: Making Moves
WRSI - 93.9 The River’s Monte Belmonte will be leading his annual march against hunger through the Pioneer Valley during his Monte’s March event. Joined by Congressman Jim McGovern and a number of supporters, Monte will push a shopping cart 43 miles from Springfield to Greenfield over the course of two days to raise awareness about food insecurity in our region and funds for The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts. Listeners are encouraged to make monetary donations.
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: No Fees
Contact: Cheyenne Burnham
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
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).