Dr. Steve Dominy, pastor of University Baptist Church, is chair of the walk this year.
"Family Promise is funded through grants and individual donations, so this is an important event for us," he
is a non-profit organization that aims to provide transportation and services to homeless families.
is a host church for Family Promise; we are in a rotation with other churches who host families during their transition from homelessness to stability," Dominy
According to the Family Promise website, the walk has four main purposes: to raise awareness for their mission; to raise funds for the program; to bring a sense of community and caring for a day; and to highlight the good outcomes from the program.
said there will be face painting and inflatables for children to enjoy.