Friends of the Poor Walk at Brookside Reservation

Friends of the Poor Walk at Brookside Reservation
SOURCE: St. Vincent De Paul
SOURCE: St. Vincent De Paul

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - People walked and ran at the Cleveland Metroparks Brookside Reservation on Saturday, Sept. 29 in support of the needy.

The 2012 Friends of the Poor Walk/Run was part of a national program by the Society of St. Vincent De Paul. The event started in 2008 to raise funds for local conferences and councils.

Nationally, the event attracts more than 18,000 walkers and raises more than $1.4 million.

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