Walk for Water slated Oct. 12

Above, Walk for Water representative Glenn Cockrell demonstrates a water purification system for Chesapeake Academy students prior to a previous walk.

The 2019 Walk for Water is set for 9:30 a.m. October 12. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 303 South Main Street, Kilmarnock.

For a $10 contribution, participants will experience what the women and children in Third World countries do several times a day by carrying a bucket from Grace Church down Waverly Avenue to the Chesapeake Boat Basin, fill it with water and walk back, reported Walk for Water representative Glenn Cockrell.

Over 200,000 lives have been saved, served and enriched through the Water Mission ministry…