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Boston Arthritis Walk set for Sept. 8 at Artesani Herter Park in Allston

Posted by Matt Rocheleau  August 30, 2013 02:19 PM

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The Boston Arthritis Walk will be held on Sunday, Sept. 8 at Artesani Herter Park in Allston, officials said.

The all-ages, all-abilities event hosted by the Arthritis Foundation based in Newton runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and features a post-walk party with food, children’s activities, a raffle and entertainment.

Organizers said they are seeking more volunteers to help with running the event along with set-up and take-down.

“Arthritis affects 1.32 million, or 1 in 5, adults and 5,900 children in Massachusetts,” the foundation said in a statement. “This is a great opportunity for members of the community to help support the Arthritis Foundation in their mission to prevent, control and cure the over 100 types of arthritis and related diseases.”

For more information, call visit the walk website at www.bostonarthritiswalk.kintera.org.

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