Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi has recorded a new video message to launch Buddhist Global Relief’s 2014 Walks to Feed the Hungry. You can watch it below.
The walks are described by Buddhist Global Relief in this way:
The Walks to Feed the Hungry are walks at locations around the world. These events are designed to raise money for programs that combat hunger and improve livelihoods, to raise awareness of the problem of hunger in the modern world and to strengthen the community that addresses these problems.
The various walks and dates for 2014 are as follows:
Ann Arbor, MI: Sat. Sept. 27
Escondido, CA: Thur. Oct. 23
Houston, TX: Sat. Nov. 22
Los Angeles, CA: Sun. Oct. 26
New York, NY: Sat. Nov. 1
San Francisco, CA: Sat. Oct. 4
San Jose, CA: Sun. Oct. 19
Seattle, WA: Sat. Sept. 6
St. Louis, MO: Sun. Oct. 5
Willington, CT: Sun. Nov. 9
Find out more and register to walk at buddhistglobalrelief.org.
[UPDATE: Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi also has an excellent new piece about climate change, entitled "Moving From a Culture of Death to a Culture of Life: Mobilizing for the People's Climate March," which you can read at truthout or Tricycle's blog.]