Olmsted Park Routes For “A Walk In Their Words”


JOIN US FOR “A WALK IN THEIR WORDS”

To Register Visit: www.awalkintheirwords.org 

 

A walk in their words is an event organized by The Center, Utica to recognize World Refugee Day on Saturday, June 20, 2020 and raise awareness and funds to support these local agencies and refugee resettlement agencies across New York State.

 

WHICH OF THE NINE LOCAL BUFFALO ROUTES WILL YOU TAKE?

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Local resettlement agencies have partnered with Olmsted Parks Conservancy to provide participants with recommended walking routes through many of the Conversancy’s beautiful and historic parks.

Partner agencies encourage walk participants to take advantage of Buffalo’s beautiful park system while maintaining safe and proper social distancing measures. “In a time when healthy and safety precautions require us to maintain physical distance from others in our community, our hope is that this event – this sharing of stories – can help build bonds of connection and community with our neighbors

from all over the world” concludes Ms. Hassett.

 

 

For a $30 minimum donation, individuals can participate from anywhere!

Walk or run on your treadmill

Take a walk or run in your neighborhood

Run in the park, but please be sure to follow all County or State regulations, as well as the CDC’s guidelines of social distancing.

Receive a virtual gift bag with your registration!

 Go to www.awalkintheirwords.org for more information and to register for the event.