Lead by members of the Franklin Neighborhood Support Team, about 100 people gathered to walk (and run) around the Franklin High School track Saturday morning.
|Shamrock Walk for Refugees|
|registration for the non-competitive walk, conversations were encouraged|
|sponsor listing for the Shamrock Walk for Refugees|
The Shamrock Walk for Refugees raised over $7,000 to help support the Afghan family now living in Franklin. Multiple vendors provided gifts for the raffle.
|Adam Calvert thanked those participating and the sponsors|
|group photo before starting the walk/run|
Donations are still accepted through the website https://walkforrefugees.org/
|at the start of the walk|
Listen to the recording of my conversation with Jerika Lowry and Adam Calvert about the organization creation and support being provided by the Neighborhood Support Team for the local Afghan family
Additional photos can be found in one album
So great to have the community show their support! Thanks Steve!ReplyDelete