#The Walk


The 2nd Annual Richie Walk to benefit humane society

MOHAWK, NY - The 2nd Annual Richie Walk took place Saturday on the grounds of the Fort Herkimer Church in Mohawk. The walk is in honor of Richie Arndt who passed away tragically last February in a work-related accident. The event featured a Chinese auction, 50/50 raffle, and a barbecue...
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More than 400 come out for Walk to End Alzheimer's in Portland

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The Walk to End Alzheimer's was back in person at Payson Park in Portland Saturday morning. More than 400 walkers registered for the walk. The Alzheimer's Association raised $146,000 at the walk alone. Organizers sat money raised at the walks to end Alzheimer's help the association care...
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Suicide prevention awareness walk unites community in Allen County

The Allen County community came together in order to promote suicide prevention awareness. The Suicide Prevention Awareness Walk was held in the county on Saturday. The walk is part of a three-county event that aimed to promote suicide prevention awareness. The three counties involved in the walk were Auglaize, Hardin, and Allen County.

30th Annual Chalk on the Walk at Larry Miller Intermediate School

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio- Valuing the love for art, East Muskingum held their 30th annual Chalk on the Walk event today at the Larry Miller Intermediate School. The event consisted of kindergartners up to eight-grade students, entertainment and awards for best artwork. Annette Calendine, Principal of Perry Elementary explained the process of the event.

Sixth annual Make-A-Wish Walk for Wishes Magic Valley

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — The sixth annual Make a Wish Walk for Wishes Magic Valley came to the Twin Falls Visitors Center Saturday morning, raising money for critically ill patients across the state. “Today’s walk for wishes went well. I think we had about 200 walkers, we’re still tallying...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s returns in-person, surpasses donation goal

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Reports show more than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, and one in three seniors die with the disease or another form of dementia. During the Covid-19 pandemic, Alzheimer’s and dementia deaths increased 16% in the United States. That’s why many community members joined the...

GENESEE COUNTY/Walk to End Alzheimer’s group goes over their goal before walk event in Batavia

Chairperson of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s event, Kim Arnold, says this years fundraising event has gone over the goal to raise $55,000. “We cover Genesee and Wyoming County and some of the fringes of the outer lying counties and they have been so generous this year, super generous, we hit over goal and we are psyched about that,” says Arnold.

Walk To End Alzheimer's Returns In Person With About 500 Walkers

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del.- Many people in purple participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Rehoboth Beach. Each walker carried around a flower signifying their help in fighting to end the disease. About 500 people were expected to walk. There was also a walk from home option where families could donate and post pictures and videos of their walk.

50-mile walk for MS underway in Door County

Multiple Sclerosis touches the lives of many, and 165 participants took part in day two of the three-day MS Challenge Walk in Door County on Saturday. The three-day walk allows participants, many of which live with the condition or have a loved one who does, to walk up to 50 miles over that span. The walkers departed from Ellison Bay, and $244,000 was raised by participants to fight against MS.

Duluth community walks to raise heart disease awareness

DULUTH, MN-- On Saturday morning, hundreds gathered in Duluth's Leif Erikson Park for the annual Northland Heart Walk. The walk was emceed by CBS 3's Kristen Vake. Their goal is to raise money and awareness about strokes and any form of heart disease. Heart disease continues to be the number...

Willmar Out of the Darkness Walk

Willmar’s Annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk!. The Out of the Darkness Community Walks are 3-5 mile walks taking place in over 250 communities across the country this year, with the proceeds benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). By walking in the Out of the Darkness Community Walks, you will be walking with thousands of other walkers nationwide to raise money for vital research and education programs to prevent suicide and save lives, increase national awareness about depression and suicide, and provide support for survivors of suicide loss. In deciding to walk you are taking us a step closer to making suicide prevention a national priority.