Food ruck for donations

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — This is the perfect chance for you to show if you’re truly Army Strong.

The Military & Veterans Clubs is hosting a Food Ruck 3K to benefit the Central Illinois Foodbank and the Fifth Street Renaissance.

The ruck is a military style run or walk where participants carry backpacks filled with food and toiletries they have collected to donate.

Participants will take on the University of Illinois Springfield cross county course, then donate their items after crossing the finish line.

The ruck will be Saturday from 9 – 11 am, beginning in Parking Lot B at UIS.

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