Hope with Boundaries 5K: locals walk for 'black & missing'

Saturday morning people are lacing up their shoes, to help raise money for the Black and Missing Foundation.

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - More than 1,000 people are gathered for a 5K fundraiser Saturday to bring awareness to missing persons of color. 

The "Hope Without Boundaries 5K Walk/Run is being held by the Black and Missing Foundation. About 1,500 people are taking part in the run/walk happening at the National Harbor. 

Proceeds from the walk go to families of the missing, flyer distribution, financial support, victim recovery, and burial service assistance. 

Organizers expect to raise $20,000 from the event. 

To learn more about the walk visit: http://www.hwb5k.org/

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