8th Annual Walk for the Poor, September 12, 2015

August 15th, 2015  |  Published in News

The 8th Annual “Friends of the Poor” will take place on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 9am at Father Andrew White School in Leonardtown, MD rain or shine.

The St. Vincent de Paul Society’s 8th Annual Friends of the Poor Walk will be held on Saturday, September 12th at 9 am at Father Andrew White School.

The St. Vincent de Paul Society offers assistance to those in need in our parish and in our community. The goal of the walk is to call attention and raise awareness to the needs of the poor.

There will be a post-walk brunch, live music, face painting and balloons for children, a silent auction and door prizes. Health Connections from Med Star St. Mary’s Hospital will be at the walk offering free blood pressure screenings. For registration go to www.fopwalk.org.

Same day registration begins at 7:30 am. There is no registration fee but walkers are encouraged to collect pledges or make a donation to the St. Vincent de Paul Society. You can make a difference in our community.

For more information contact Patty Belanger at 301-904-7990 or Vicki Wenke at 301-904-2369