Published: Feb 22, 2014 8:01 AM EST
Updated: Feb 22, 2014 10:54 AM EST

Naples, Fla.- Today, hundreds of people are taking a step to give hope to thousands of people impacted by Multiple Sclerosis.

Walk MS started at 9 a.m. Saturday in Naples.

Proceeds from the walk benefit the more than 7,000 people living with MS in Southwest Florida.

WINK News Traffic Reporter Therese O'Shea is the emcee for the event.

Funds will be used for support and research. For more information visit,