Walk for life at VBS

Walk for life will be held Oct. 2 at Verde Baptist Church, 102 S. Willard, Cottonwood.

Early registration will take place on Oct. 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. Registration and breakfast will be held on Oct. 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

The Walk for Life follows a 3.3 mile route. After–the-walk celebration will include refreshments, music, prizes and activities for the kids. Walkers turning in $50 will receive a pro-life lapel pin; turn in $100 and receive a T-shirt and pin. Other prizes will also be awarded based on money turned in at registration. These include trips, gift certificates and lots more.

Further information and walker packets are available from your church representative or at House of Ruth Pregnancy Care Center, 1198 E. Mingus Ave., Cottonwood. All proceeds benefit the House of Ruth Pregnancy Care Center, serving women and families of the Verde Valley since 1988.

The name ‘Ruth’ means compassion, and the House of Ruth is a place where women in need can find information and support in a compassionate, confidential atmosphere. Currently the Center serves over 1,000 women and families a year.

House of Ruth is open Tuesdays 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wednesdays 1-7 p.m.; and Thursdays 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

For more information, call (928) 634-0212.


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