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Fourth annual HopeWalks event on Sunday

Posted by boston.com  September 24, 2013 06:04 PM

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The annual 3.5-mile HopeWalks event, organized by Newton-Wellesley Hospital, will be held this Sunday, Sept. 29.

The neighborhood walk benefits the Integrative Support Services offered at the Vernon Cancer Center, which offers life-enhancing services that support healing and comfort for cancer patients, according to a press release. Integrative Support Services offered at the Vernon Cancer Center.

Newton-Wellesley Hospital wants to continue making these services available to all patients, regardless of their ability to pay.

HopeWalks begins and ends at Newton-Wellesley Hospital. Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m., with opening ceremonies by MIX 104.1's Sue Brady as Emcee at 9:30 a.m.

The walk begins at 10:00 a.m., rain or shine.

After the walk there will be a barbeque for the participants, along with other activities.

For more information, contact (617) 243-5915 or hopewalks@partners.org. Register online today at www.nwh.org/hopewalks.

Shandana Mufti can be reached at malika.mufti@globe.com.

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