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Ruth's Place Women's Shelter

c/o 25 N. River Street Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 (570) 822-6817
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 Ruth's Place Walk-A-Thon:
Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013
1 - 3 pm
Public Square, Wilkes-Barre 
Come Rain or Shine!

To participate in the 2-mile walk, all you have to do is:
Our standard waiver for adults and parents is also available here if you want to avoid signing on walk day!  The route and more info is below.  


Come trace the daily path of women experiencing homelessness and help Ruth's Place Women's Shelter provide services 24/7.  The shelter has assisted countless women find permanent housing since 2003.  Help us give women the round-the-clock counseling and shelter they deserve!  The 2-mile route will go past just a few of the many agencies that homeless women must visit every day to survive.  Show your solidarity and help Ruth's Place provide hope! 

 ROUTE (2 miles)  

Points along the Route:  A. Walk-a-Thon Start/Finish;  B. Salvation Army; C. Community Counseling Services; D. Catholic Social Services; E.  St. Stephen’s Food and Clothing Pantry  F. Former Home of Ruth's Place/First United Methodist Church;  G. Luzerne County Court House;   H. St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen; I. Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health/Mental Retardation Office; J. Luzerne-Wyoming D&A Counseling 

Return Pledges


Please forward paid pledges to Ruth's Place at P.O. Box 254, Wilkes-Barre, PA; 18703.  Please make checks payable to "Ruth's Place."  You can also make donations via credit credit card through our secure Volunteers of America website.  Just click on "Donate" below.  All contributions are tax deductible.