Saturday, June 22, 2019, Seward Park 

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

We're looking forward to seeing you at the 2019 Walk for Rice in support the ACRS Food Bank and our nutrition programs, which nourish more than 5,200 individuals and families in our region each year with nutritious and culturally familiar foods like rice, tofu, fish and fresh produce. We need your participation this year more than ever! 

Register today. First time joining Walk for Rice or need a refresher on how to register? Check out Registration 101 for a step-by-step guide on how to register or form a team.

Volunteer Interested in helping support this event? Register here to find volunteer opportunities, or contact our Volunteer Program Manager at (206) 695-7637 or

Event Schedule

8:00 a.m.  -  First shuttle leaves ACRS for Seward Park
8:30 a.m.  -  Registration Opens
9:45 a.m.  -  Nepali Blessing Dance
9:50 a.m.  -  Welcome
10:00 a.m.  - Dance Fitness Warm Up
10:10 a.m. -  Seattle Chinese Community Girls Drill Team 
10:20 a.m. -  Runners start
10:25 a.m. -  Walkers start
10:30 a.m. -  Refreshment stand opens
11:10 a.m. -  Kinnaly Lao Performance Group
11:20 a.m. -  Seattle Kokon Taiko
11:30 a.m.  - Awards & Fundraising Results
11:40 a.m.  - Seattle Kokon Taiko
1:15 p.m.   - Last shuttle back to ACRS

WFR 2019 Web_Sponsor Graphic Main

WFR Organizing Committee

Honorary Co-Chairs
Sam Mitsui and Herb Tsuchiya

Clifford Muong

Committee Members

Pallavi Bhandarkar, Kerry Chew, Antonio Esqueda Flores, JoAnne Kennedy, Alexander Khem, Jeffrey Liang, Nicole Ngonevolalath, Thanh Nguyen, Aki Shibuya, Soma Subramaniam, Trang-Thien Tran, Gordon Yip