Record Staff Writer
Residents from Roswell and surrounding communities will join together for “Walk MS: Roswell” on Saturday at Cahoon Park.
“We’re getting food for at least 100 people,” said Patty Jones, co-ordinator for the event. “A lot of people register the day of the walk, so it’s always a surprise what we wind up with at end.”
Registration at the park and check-in begins at 8 a.m., followed by a 9 a.m. official start time. Registration will be at the park pool.
The walk is a fundraiser for the National MS Society, and the funds raised support MS research and provide services to individuals impacted by multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system.
“I have MS, and I am a member of the MS support group here,” said Jones. “I grew up here, moved back here when I found out I had MS, and I like to do anything I can to raise awareness about MS and Login to read more