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Local veterans and VA employees are "walking and rolling."

More than 100 people taking part in this short walk at the Veterans Hospital in north Fargo.

Those who are in wheelchairs also took part.

All donations raised will support homeless veterans in the area.

Veteran's Associations around the country encourage healthy activity with a 2K walk.

VA Occupational Health, Wellness Nurse Rachel Mustachia said,"It's all about health and wellness. If I'm healthy, our employees are healthy, they're going to offer great care. And all of our employees are front line healthcare workers. So that means our veterans are getting top quality care."

This is the 5th year of the VA2K.

To donate or volunteer at the VA click here.

KVRR
Published May 20, 2015

News Topic(s): Homelessness