According to the event page on Facebook, the 8th Annual Walk for Humanity Shreveport is this Weekend. The event will be on Saturday, April 14th, from 8 am to 10 am at Clyde Fant Parkway.

The Institute for Global Outreach will be hosting the event. They provide food, clothing, school supplies and shelter support for desperate children and families worldwide.

They also have multiple programs including: Early Childhood Education & Nutrition, Sponsorship & Nurturing, and Student Empowerment Initiative.

To sign up for the walk and run click here. You will find that the online registration will close on April 12th. Prices are listed below.

April 1st thru April 13th Online Prices

  • $30 for adults
  • $15 for students (13-18)
  • $10 children 12 & under

Race Day Prices

  • $35 for adults
  • $15 for students (13-18)
  • $10 children 12 & under

You have the option to participate in the 5K walk/run or the 1 mile health walk.