Hunger Day at JPII

Students at John Paul II Catholic School will join in World Food Day on Friday, Oct. 16 with a hunger walk.

Students at John Paul II Catholic School will join in World Food Day on Friday, Oct. 16 with a hunger walk.

Students from Vancouver Island Catholic schools, Christ Church Cathedral School and the Victoria School for Ideal Education will walk through their communities across Vancouver Island to focus attention on issues of local and world hunger.

Students at John Paul II on Eighth Avenue will start their awareness walk and food drive at 10:30 a.m. All food donations will go to the local Society of Saint  Vincent de Paul Conference. Last year 14,000 pounds were collected.