St. Vincent de Paul Annual Friends of the Poor Walk

Add Sat, Sep 30 @ 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for our Walk or Donate online at:


Make Check out to: SVdP and mail it to 1 Church Square, Franklin, MA 02038


  • Registration is on the Town Common starting at 8:30am Or participants can pre-register online at the St. Mary’s SVdP Web page:
  • Collect donations from family and friends and turn in at registration desk.
  • Blessing for the walk will be at 9:00am on the Town Common in front of St. Mary’s. Walkers may start anytime between 9:00am-11:00am
  • Free t-shirts for all walk participants.
  • Walking route will be around the Town Common. One time around the Common is 1/3 of a mile.
  • Community service hours can be earned by volunteering and/or walk participation.
  • Water will be provided for all participants.

This past year we were able to help 392 families. On the weekends of Sep 16/17 and Sep 23/24, there will be donation envelopes distributed at all of the Masses for this year’s Friends of the Poor Walk. Please consider donating to this worthy cause.