Friday, August 1, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE || Thursday, July 31, 2014
Walk for PEACE
Proviso East Alumni & Supporters are sponsoring a WALK FOR PEACE on this Saturday, August 2, 2014, calling on the Community to come together in the spirit of unity & the bond of peace.
The purpose of the walk is to give people the opportunity to demonstrate their commitment to peace in their personal lives, their Community, and their world.
The WALK FOR PEACE will be held rain or shine. Walkers will convene at Proviso East High School, 1st Avenue/Madison in Maywood, Illinois for a 1:00pm Opening Ceremony. The walk will proceed along the Madison Street sidewalk to 17th/Madison and back to Proviso East until 2:30pm. Walkers may want to park their cars in the Proviso East parking lot. Walkers are encouraged to bring bottled water for the event; a mid-way rest stop may be provided for walkers. The WALK FOR PEACE will end at approximately 2:30 with a closing ceremony.
Members of the public are invited to participate in the WALK FOR PEACE and the closing ceremonies.
For more information, contact Darnell Williams, 312-671-9607. VFP