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Friends of the Poor Walk planned in McHenry

Published: Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 11:04 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 1:42 p.m. CDT

McHENRY – An area event affiliated with the sixth annual nationwide Friends of the Poor Walk, put on by the St. Vincent DePaul Society, will be Sept. 21 in McHenry.

Walkers will raise funds and awareness for those in need in the McHenry, Johnsburg and Ringwood area. All of the money will be used to help feed, clothe and provide shelter for those in need.

Registration will begin at 8 a.m., with the 3-mile walk starting at 9 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park in McHenry.

For information, call Jim Thennes at 815-365-0455 or Chuck Cebuhar at 708-533-9897.

More information can be found at www.fopwalk.org.

– Northwest Herald

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