Teams of walkers from across the area will step out to raise $100,000 in donations Saturday during the Palmetto Heart Walk on Hilton Head Island.
The event raises money for heart-disease and stroke research and education.
Activities begin at 8 a.m. at Shelter Cove Community Park. The Lifestyle Change Awards ceremony and program begin at 8:30 a.m. The walk kicks off at 9 a.m., led by 12-year-old congenital heart-defect survivor Avery Harrell and family.
The walk is locally sponsored by Hilton Head Hospital and Coastal Carolina Hospital.