The Frances J. Mitchell Walk for Hope, formally the Senior Exercise Group Walk for Hope, has been set for Saturday, Aug. 1 at 7 a.m. at the Halifax County High School bus parking lot. 

The South Boston Recreation Department senior exercise group invites the public to walk for hope in memory of Mitchell. 

Mitchell was a long time employee and leader of the senior exercise group at the recreation center. She lost her battle to cancer in 2019.

All proceeds will go to the Halifax County Cancer Association.  Sponsors envelopes can be picked up at the recreation center or the Washington Coleman Community Center.

Call 434-575-4230 for more information.