Friends of the Poor© Walk

Friends of the Poor Walk/Run 2023 and Pancake Breakfast (10th Annual)

Church of the Resurrection

1600 11th Ave SE

Rochester, MN 55904

September 23, 2023 9:00 AM (Registration begins at 8:30 AM)

Coordinator Contact

Marty Cormack

507 250 1019

Rick Fishbune



Rochester District Council

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, District Council of Rochester, MN will be hosting its tenth annual Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run: 

  • When: Saturday September 23, 2023; 8:30 am Registration; 9:00 am Run starts; 9:05 am Walk starts

  • Where: Church of the Resurrection, 1600 11th Avenue SE, Rochester, MN 55904  (For parking, please enter by the south entrance off 11th Avenue SE.  Please avoid 16th Street SE.)

  • And/or please join us in fellowship: 9:00 -11:00 am Pancake Breakfast in Fr. Zenk Hall during and after the Walk/Run (pending appropriate COVID-19 guidelines in place at that time); 

  • In-person or virtual participation option.


The Friends of the Poor® Walk is a national event coordinated by the Development Team at the National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul.


For questions about the National FOP® Walk Program, please contact the FOP Walk Team at


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