SVDP Walk for the Poor


 Fifth Annual Diocesan-2016

SVDP "Friends of the Poor Walk" September 24th 

Prince of Peace SVDP members, KofC members of Council 14111, their families, the Youth Groups, and parishioners participated in the National SVDP Friends of the Poor Walk Saturday, September 24, 2016 to help the poor in the Barberton area.  The Summit County site was at Richfield Woods Park in Richfield, OH;  there were almost 30 walkers from Prince of Peace.

Prince of Peace SVDP raised an estimated $1,000 to $2,000 to help the needy in the Barberton-Norton area from this event.

Below are some pictures from this event at Richfield Woods in 2016; please note the special guest from Rome in some of the pictures:  

 

Fourth Annual Diocesan-2015

SVDP "Friends of the Poor Walk" September 26th 

Prince of Peace SVDP members, KofC members of Council 14111, their families, the Junior Youth Group, and parishioners participated in the National SVDP Friends of the Poor Walk Saturday, September 26, 2015 to help the poor in the Barberton area.  It was held at Richfield Woods Park in Richfield, OH and the Torok Senior Center in Green, OH and there were 33 walkers from Prince of Peace.

Prince of Peace SVDP raised almost $2,065 to help the needy in the Barberton-Norton area from this event.

Below are some pictures from this event at Richfield Woods in 2015; please note the special guest from Rome in some of the pictures:  

 

Below are some pictures from this event in 2014:  

In 2014 Prince of Peace SVDP raised over $3,000 to help the needy in the Barberton-Norton area and had about 30 walkers thanks to the support of KofC 14111, parishioners, and SVDP members.

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Second Annual Diocesan-2013

SVDP "Friends of the Poor Walk"  

Prince of Peace SVDP members, KofC members and their families(16 people), and parishioners participated in the National SVDP Friends of the Poor Walk on a beautiful Saturday, September 28, 2013 and raised  over $2,800.00($945 from the KofC) to help the poor in the Barberton area.  There were 21 people from the parish who participated in the actual walk held at Richfield Woods Park in Richfield, OH. Special guests included Mike Snyder of WTAM who was the mc and Sir CC of the Cavaliers.Thanks to all who supported this by their financial contributions. Special thanks to the Knights of Columbus 14111 and their families, Cindy B. Joan S., Kathy W. for helping to coordinate this very successful event.

Below are some pictures from this event:

 Below are additional pictures taken by the KofC

Previous Year:

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Prince of Peace SVDP members, KofC members, and parishioners participated in the National SVDP Friends of the Poor Walk on a beautiful Saturday, September 29, 2012 and raised  about $1,300.00 to help the poor in the Barberton area. There were 14 people from the parish who participated in the actual walk held at Brookside Reservation in Cleveland, next to the Cleveland Zoo. Thanks to all who supported this by their financial contributions. Special thanks to Cindy B. Joan S., and Shelly Z. for helping to coordinate this very successful event.

Below are some pictures from this event:

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