Carolyn Pinsent from the Chilliwack YMCA leads the warm up at the start of the 12th annual Hike For Hospice on Sunday at Townsend Park. More than $12

Hiking for Hospice

The annual Hike For Hospice raised more than $12,000 on Sunday.

The annual Hike For Hospice raised more than $12,000 on Sunday.

Participants, who gathered in the warm afternoon sunshine at Townsend Park, walked or ran either a two-kilometre or five-kilometre route. Money raised from the event will help provide programs that support individuals and families during the dying and grieving process.