Penn Nursing Hosting 5K Walk for Water for Haiti

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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422March 16, 2011

 

WHO &

WHAT:            The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing will host a 5K walk to raise money to purchase water-filtration systems and provide access to clean water for health clinics in Port Au Prince, Haiti, in conjunction with World Water Day.

 

Five-gallon buckets of water will be available to 5k walkers wishing to walk in solidarity with Haitian women who walk long distances to gather clean water for their families.

                         

 

WHERE:            Houston Hall
                          3417 Spruce St., Philadelphia

 

WHEN:            Sunday, March 20, 2011, 9-11 a.m.           

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