What is this event: In it’s 8th year, this Pan Orthodox Fundraising Event was created by OCMC and Project Mexico Mission Alumni and is supported by the Arizona Council of Eastern Orthodox Clergy. The event includes a scenic walk around Kiwanis Lake (paved sidewalk) and a Poster Session of Arizona missionary work.
Who benefits: Funds raised are divided equally between Project Mexico/St. Innocent’s Orphanage and the Orthodox Christian Mission Center [OCMC].
How to support: Parishioners can support by making financial donations, and by walking with us.
Where is the event located: The event is held each year at Kiwanis Park, in Tempe. This location is centrally located and easily reached from the I-10 or 101 Freeway off Baseline Road.
Donation Checks for our event made out to OCMC. Each donor will receive a 2019 Tax Credit Receipt in the mail. (50/50 Funds Split between Project Mexico/St. Innocent’s Orphanage and OCMC as in past years.) Checks may be collected by parishes and brought to the event, or made by walkers in person. Every walker receives a AZ Walk for Missions T-shirt.