MONCTON, NB–Harvest House in Moncton is hosting a walk to raise money for the homeless tonight.

Executive Director Cal Maskery says the event called “Once upon a Cold Night”,  is designed to give participants a sense of what it’s like to be homeless in the winter.

“We’re trying to get as many people out for the walk as possible, just to identify with the plight of the homeless.  There are two, five and ten kilometres walks that they can.”‘

Registration begins at 4pm at Harvest House on High Street.

Participants can walk on their own or as a team and the walking route will included facilities used by the homeless.