Havreites walk and run for water

 

Last updated 6/1/2021 at 11:01am

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

People start the 6K Walk for Water Saturday at the Bill Baltrusch Walking Tail.

Havre resident April Taber led a team in the 6K for Water race in Havre Saturday, raising $1,835 as part of a global event intended to collect donation to help provide clean water to under-developed countries and raise awareness about the issue.

The 6K for Water event, run by WorldVision, a Christian humanitarian aid organization, sees more than 500 teams around the world traveling six kilometers, the average length women and children must walk to get water in many of the countries they seek to help - water that is likely contaminated.

Taber said the event went well and she wanted to than...



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