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11th annual Arthritis Walk at Slugger Field

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- People of all ages laced up their sneakers for a good cause at Slugger Field on Saturday.

Saturday was the 11th annual Arthritis 5k Walk to help raise awareness and money in hopes of finding a cure for arthritis.

The Arthritis Foundation hopes to raise more than $60,000, educate and help ease the pain for those who suffer from the disease.

Nearly one million people of all ages have been diagnosed with arthritis in Kentucky.

The walk also had Kids Zone with face-painting, crafts and games, Wall of Heroes, a health fair, door prizes, live entertainment and an iPad Mini raffle.

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