walkathon

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walkathon

(ˈwɔːkəˌθɒn)
n
(General Sporting Terms) informal US a long-distance walk organized to raise money for charity

walk•a•thon

(ˈwɔ kəˌθɒn)

n.
1. a long-distance walking race.
2. such a race held to raise funds for a charity or cause.
[1930–35]
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MUZAFFARABAD -- A charity walk under British Pakistani Chaudhry Muhammad Rafiq and his team will kick off on March 16 from Chakothi to Kot Sarfraz for raising funds for hospital, orphan house and School for blind children.
MUZAFFARABAD -- A charity walk under British Pakistani Chaudhry Mohammad Rafiq and his team will kick off on March 16 from Chakothi to Kot Sarfraz for raising funds for hospital, orphan house and School for blind children.
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IT'S four years since a group of friends began a regular charity walk.
THE Charity Walk on Sunday, September 18 was well attended by approximately 200 people.
Preparations are under way for the 4th annual Charity Walk organised by the Rotary Club of Holmfirth around the stunning scenery of the Holme Valley.
A 1,000-MILE charity walk supported by Prince Harry has got under way, with a group of wounded Afghanistan veterans embarking on an "epic" trek across the country.
YOU may not think Zombies are the most charitable of creatures, but a group of the undead came out to take part in an annual charity walk in Cardiff yesterday.
To accompany the charity walk was a festival, complete with live music, stalls and games.
The City Council of Cagayan de Oro City has adopted a resolution commending the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) for smashing the Guinness World Record on the "Largest Charity Walk in a Single Venue" and the "Largest Charity Walk in Multiple Venue.
MANILA -- Malacanang lauded the efforts of Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) in its massive charity walk in Manila after it broke the world record for the largest number of people who participated in such events.
Bank of China (Hong Kong) ("BOCHK") announces the launch of the brand new BOCHK's Lohas Community Eco Charity Walk & Photo Tour ("Eco Charity Walk & Photo Tour") starting from 31 August 2013 to 31 May 2014.