Over 300 took part at our 8th Annual Walk A Mile In My Shoes event held on Saturday, February 2, 2019. Registration began at 10:00 am at the Westminister Moriah Olivet Presbyterian Church and the walk began at 11:00 am across the street at Hanna Park. It was a sunny, but cold 0 degree day. After the walk we assembled back at the WMO Presbyterian Church and enjoyed hot soup – made by our Food Services Department, and pastries – compliments of Holland Farms.
The day was a great success raising more than $10,000 to help raise awareness of homelessness & hunger! Thank you to this year’s sponsors:
Chukka Boot – Bank of Utica, Capraro Technologies Inc., & Utica First Insurance Company
Venue Sponsor – Westminster Moriah Olivet Church
Media Sponsors – Bug Country, 97.9/105.5 Kiss-Fm, Talk of the Town – Utica NY, WVTL 104.7, Roser Communications, WVVC TV/FM – Utica
Route Signs – Bank of Utica, Bug Country, Capraro Technologies, Inc., Cliff’s Local Market, Cusworth Door and Window, D’Arcangelo & Co., Gates-Cole Insurance, Kiss FM, Northland Communications, Talk! 100.7, Utica First Insurance Company, Westminster Moriah Olivet Church, WVVC-TV 40
Largest Group and Largest Fundraiser – St. Paul’s Church
2nd Largest Group and Fundraiser – Our Lady of the Rosary Church
Thank you to all our sponsors, walkers, those who pledged, donated items and volunteered. It was a great day!