On the morning of Saturday, September 30th, over 2,000 supporters came out to participate in the annual San Diego Heart and Stroke Walk. The Heart and Stroke Walk made it their goal to raise $400,000 to donate for research to into these leading causes of death. After the last walker crossed the finish line the event ended with the charitable amount of $191,282. Several teams participated in the walk, including the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber team raised a total of $800 towards the cause. The American Heart Association puts on over 300 charity events annually that get crowds in the millions. To learn how you can participate in one of these events visit their website for updates. Visit the Chamber Team page at http://www2.heart.org/goto/teamoceanside
AUTHOR: Oceanside chamber of commerce
Established for business by business in 1896, the Oceanside Chamber is the largest and oldest business organization and membership association within the City of Oceanside representing the business interests of every business within the community.