Saturday, Sep 11, 8:30 AM-1:30 PM

Eddie’s House Charity 5K Run/Walk for Homeless Veterans

Lakeshore Drive and Franklin Avenue in New Orleans
Registration is $30.00. Use website or link., $30.00-$34.00

Help raise $25,000 to provide a facility housing homeless veterans who will participate in a transitional housing program in New Orleans. About this event There are currently over 30,000 homeless veterans. For every 1,000 veterans: 8 are homeless. 1.4 million veterans are at risk of becoming homeless and 91%of homeless veterans are male, Join our 5k Charity Run/Walk 4 Homeless Veterans. Run, Walk, or Jog, it's up to you. The purpose of this event is to raise funds for a facility to house homeless veterans that will participate in the 24 month transitional housing program. The facility will be used to assist homeless veterans with sustaining employment and moving into permanent housing. Men who are accepted into the program will be assigned a case manager who will develop a plan to target goals that should be reached after completing the program.