Hike for the Homeless 2012

Saturday, October 06, 2012



When: Saturday, October 6th

(with a Rain Date of Sunday, October 7th)

Where:  Mount Wantastiquet at the Mountain Road trail head (immediate left after the second bridge on Rt. 119 when coming from downtown Brattleboro)

Mountain Road
Hinsdale, NH 03451

Enjoy spectacular fall foliage along with outstanding views of Brattleboro, while at the same time supporting a critically important cause. Whether hiking to the summit or walking along the river trail, participants can begin their hike any time between 10am and 2pm.

Raise funds individually or as a team. Individual participants are encouraged to raise a minimum of $50. The suggested minimum for teams is $250. All funds raised will benefit Morningside Shelter and help house the homeless in Brattleboro and its surrounding communities.

As the only year-round homeless shelter in southeastern Vermont, Morningside has been operating at full capacity year-round for the last several years.  The Shelter includes beds for up to 33 homeless families and individuals, as well as transitional housing for homeless youth and families.  Additionally, Morningside operates a number of outreach programs focused on homelessness prevention for high-risk families and individuals not staying at the shelter.    

For more information contact Libby Bennett at 802-257-0066 x101, lbennett@morningsideshelter.org

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