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Register Now for StepALIVE! Walkathon Oct. 15

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ALEXANDRIA, VA –  ALIVE! is dedicated to helping people and families in need in Alexandria.  On Sunday, Oct. 15, the StepALIVE! walkathon returns for the 42nd year.  The event helps raise funding to provide food, shelter, and financial assistance.

The walk, which begins at 2 p.m., will go through Old Town with a post-walk celebration. On-site registration begins at 1:15 p.m.

Each month, ALIVE! helps almost 4,000 families with food assistance – for free.

Want to help? Participate in either the 5K or five-mile walk. Register early at

The event location is First Christian Church at 2723 King Street. .

To donate to StepALIVE!, click HERE. [SEE ALSO: Boy Scouts’ Food Drive Benefits ALIVE! and Other Local Food Banks]

Kevin Dauray

Kevin is Publisher's Assistant with The Zebra Press. He has been working for Alexandria's "Good News" newspaper since 2019. A graduate of George Mason University, he earned a bachelor's in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He also studied at the Columbia School of Broadcasting and holds a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University. He is an alumnus of T.C. Williams High School. Go Titans!

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