Annual run to fight hunger takes place Saturday in Flushing
(04/28/19) - An annual run that helps feed hungry families in the Flushing area is gearing up for this weekend.
Wake the Bear 2019 5k and 10k will happen Saturday, May 4. There is also a fundraising fiesta dinner happening the day before in Flushing.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Bread for Life and provide meals and bags of food to children in Flushing schools.
Jim Santala, Dorrie Oliver and the Wake the Bear mascot stopped by the studio to discuss the event's impact and mission.