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Inside Bay Area | The Oakland Tribune (CA)

Fremont: Irvington High eyes global issue

"Irvington High School sophomores hope to raise up to $25,000 to combat global hunger with a charity race Saturday at Central Park in Fremont.

Administrators decided to maximize the school's service effort by pooling the entire sophomore class into a single project, instead of having students pick their own.

The result: A race run by Action Against Hunger, a global nonprofit that combats deadly malnutrition in more than 40 countries.

About Action Against Hunger | ACF International

Action Against Hunger is internationally recognized as a leader in the fight against global malnutrition. Action Against Hunger works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. With over 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster, and chronic food insecurity, Action Against Hunger runs life-saving programs in some 40 countries benefiting 5 million people each year.

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