Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Hike for the Homeless - April 2

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Los Angeles (SVDPLA) is hosting a "Hike for the Homeless" fundraiser at Griffith Park on April 2 from 8:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

This event will help raise funds for the Society's homeless shelter, Cardinal Manning Center, which has served homeless people on Skid Row for more than 50 years.

Participants will have the choice to hike a 2.64 mile hike or an easier 2 mile hike. The hike registration fee is $25. There is also a student rate of $15. Registration includes a t-shirt and refreshments.

For more information about the "Hike for the Homeless", please contact the Cardinal Manning Center at (213) 229-9963. You can also register for the hike online at