‘I Survived It’ Walk-a-thon set for October 1

Published: Sep. 26, 2022 at 12:08 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The “I Survived It” Walk-a-thon Car and Bike Expo is set for Saturday, October 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Raleigh Civic Center.

Beauty Beyond the Scars is hosting the event.

The non-profit works to raise awareness and provide support to those dealing with abuse and loss.

Beauty Beyond the Scars Founder and CEO Ponya Dodson and Executive Director Demetrius Dodson joined Action News 5′s Andrew Douglas at the digital desk to talk about the importance of the event.

The event will be a chance to celebrate those who have survived while also remembering and honoring “fallen angels” who have lost their lives to domestic violence.

There will also be vendors, food trucks, music, games, and more.

Below is the schedule of the events:

  • 9am- Walk Registration & Check In
  • 10am- 5K Walk Begins
  • 12pm- Car & Bike Expo

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