Did you know families are the fastest growing population of homeless in Massachusetts? In fact the average age of a person who is homeless is 8 years old.
Family Promise Metrowest is an organization doing something about it. Since 2008, their network has grown to include 50 congregations, 50 business Community Partners and over 3000 community volunteers working together to make a difference.
On Saturday April 8, Family Promise is holding their annual walkathon to raise funds for the organization. The 5K walk starts from the Natick Community- Center, 175 East Central Street . Registration opens at 8:00 am. It a great event including music, crafts and activities for the family. Join Lauren Beckham Falcone and 105.7 WROR for the fun and be part of the solution to ending family homelessness.
To learn more, go to their website at www.walk.familypromisemetrowest.org or call the office at 508-318-4820.