Local event to raise money for scholarship

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The First Alert Weather Team is forecasting near perfect weather for The Coastal Network Cooperative's 3rd Annual Matt Harper Scholarship Walk this Saturday, April 5th, at Broadway at the Beach.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in front of WonderWorks with the walk to follow at 9 a.m.

There will be refreshments and an after-party at WonderWorks from 10-11:30 a.m.

All proceeds from the walk benefit the Coastal Network Cooperative Scholarship Endowment in memory of Matt Harper at Coastal Carolina University.

WMBF News Anchor Paula Caruso will be at the event, which features contests this year for "Most Original Individual & Team" theme and a contest for the group with the most teams.

The donation to join is $25 for adults 13+ and $10 for children 12 and under. Teams of six people are $100. You can get more information or register to walk by clicking here: http://coastalnetworkcooperative.com/scholarship-walk.html

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