100 percent of the proceeds help keep people warm

Walk for Warmth Celebrates Golden Anniversary Saturday

By Kristin Pierce
By Peter Neumann

Walk for Warmth Celebrates Golden Anniversary Saturday

February 22, 2013

AUBURN HILLS, Mi. (My TV20 News at 10) --- OLHSA, a Community Action Agency’s 23rd Annual Walk for Warmth presented by Genisys Credit Union is returning to Great Lakes Crossing Outlets for the second year.

This Saturday, February 23 at 8:00 am, people from across Oakland County will begin gathering for the Walk’s golden anniversary and to help their neighbors stay warm this winter.

By 9 am the Walk will be in full swing with a kick-off including live singing of the National Anthem, presentation of colors by the Osborn Knight JROTC, followed by the Cabar Freidh Pipe Band leading the walkers.

It’s sure to be a morning full of entertainment for the entire family, start to finish. From live music provided by The Strangers and The Genisys Band to the Kiddie Court full of games for the little ones, there is something for everyone. The fun doesn’t have to stop after the Walk is over; stay for an afternoon of shopping, catch a movie or enjoy one of the several restaurants in the mall.

WHERE

Great Lakes Crossing Outlets

Walkers should park and enter at Bass Pro Shops

4000 Baldwin Rd.

Auburn Hills, MI 48326

WHEN

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Registration begins at 8:00 am

The Walk will begin at 9:00 am

INFO

As always, 100 percent of the proceeds from the Oakland Walk for Warmth go towards keeping the heat on in the homes of Oakland County residents throughout our harsh Michigan winters.

OLHSA is a Community Action Agency improving the quality of life for people facing crisis while strengthening families, communities, seniors and youth since 1964. Over 300,000 services were provided in 2011 in the pursuit of helping people and changing lives.

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