Red Shoe Walks planned for cen­tral N.L.

The Central Voice - - Editorial -

Red Shoe Crew – Walk for Fam­i­lies in sup­port of Ron­ald McDon­ald House Char­i­ties New­found­land and Labrador is hosted an­nu­ally by vol­un­teers in com­mu­ni­ties through­out New­found­land and Labrador to help raise funds and aware­ness to keep fam­i­lies with sick or in­jured chil­dren close to each other and the care and re­sources they need.

In 2017, walks were held in 43 com­mu­ni­ties through­out the prov­ince, rais­ing a record $245,000. In the six years since the walk started, more than $1.3 mil­lion has been raised.

The fol­low­ing are the dates, times and lo­ca­tions for lo­cal walks:

Sept. 21

Twillingate –Twillingate Is­land Ele­men­tary. Reg­is­tra­tion 2 p.m., walk starts 2:30 p.m. Event leader: Dave Dove, dav­e­[email protected]; dave. [email protected]­

La Scie - Fire Hall. Reg­is­tra­tion 10 a.m., walk starts 11 a.m. Event lead­ers: Krista An­drews and Deb­bie Bur­ton, rscla­[email protected]­; kris­taan­[email protected]­; dee_bur­[email protected] hot­

Sept. 22

Bishop’s Falls – Bishop’s Falls West End Play­ground. Reg­is­tra­tion 10 a.m., walk starts at 11 a.m. Event leader: Dar­lene Han­cock, dar­lene. han­[email protected]­

Grand Falls-Wind­sor - Papa’s Sweet Shop. Reg­is­tra­tion 10 a.m., walk starts 11 a.m. Event: leader Chad Haggett, [email protected]

Lewisporte - Kins­men Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Reg­is­tra­tion 1 p.m., walk starts 2 p.m. Event leader: Lisa Martin, kobeys_­[email protected]­

Sept. 23

Spring­dale - Spring­dale Trade School Col­lege Build­ing. Reg­is­tra­tion 1 p.m., walk starts 2 p.m. Event leader: Nadaine Bath, [email protected]

Sept. 24

Bay d’Espoir - Mill­town Lions Club. Reg­is­tra­tion 5 p.m., walk starts 5:30 p.m. Event Leader: Cheryl Ge­orge,­[email protected]­

Sept. 29

Pil­ley’s Is­land - Pil­ley’s Is­land Recre­ation Cen­tre. Reg­is­tra­tion 12:30 p.m., walk starts 1 p.m. Event leader: BJ Os­mond, bj_os­[email protected]­

Red Shoe Crew – Walk for Fam­i­lies are tak­ing place through­out the prov­ince this month, in­clud­ing in dif­fer­ent com­mu­ni­ties through­out cen­tral.

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