JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — The Junior Diabetes Research Foundation held a luncheon Tuesday to promote its upcoming walk.
The walk will be held Saturday, October 21 at the Nature Park in Flowood.
This year for the 20th Anniversary, organizers set a goal to recruit 2,000 walkers. They also want to have 32 family and school teams and 30 corporate teams. They are hoping to raise $325,000.
Last year, they were able to raise more than $275,000.