Wednesday, April 13, 2011

News - 4/13/11

Men walk a mile in stilletto heels
Albany Herald On-line
To raise money for the Lily Pad SANE Center, an organization dedicated to helping victims of sexual assault and child abuse, the men swallowed their pride and put on the heels at Deerfield-Windsor School's track to "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes...
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Residents kick up heels at Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event
Carroll County Times
DAVE MUNCH/STAFF PHOTO Duane Huffman, right, reacts as Greg Hood, left, practices walking in high heels during the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event at Dutterer Park in Westminster Saturday. Posted: Sunday, April 10, 2011 12:00 am | Updated: 11:14 pm, ...
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Men strap on heels to raise money for Women's Refuge
Record-Searchlight
By Sean Longoria Andreas Fuhrmann/Record Searchlight Tony Armsdon of Redding points to Jeff Nelson's blister on his foot after they participated Saturday in the Shasta Women's Refuge fourth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event in downtown Redding. ...
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Stepping up and stepping out to help LACASA
Livingston Daily
Bill Grier, finance director for LACASA receives a high-five as he finishes his walk around the Tanger Outlet Center in Howell, one of hundreds who participated in the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. / File photo by GILLIS BENEDICT/DAILY PRESS ...
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Female ex-offenders describe the hurdles to reentering society
Washington Post
"The community can recognize me as Canise Robertson, not as an inmate or a number," said Robertson, a recovering addict, during "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes," a program on women's reentry after prison held at Matthews Memorial Baptist Church in Southeast. ...
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Top 5 Events of the Day
Patch.com
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Benefit for Rape Crisis Center, 12 pm to 2 pm, 37 Helwig St., Milford. 3. Wooster Square Cherry Blossom Festival, 12 to 5 pm, 42 Academy St., New Haven. 4. Yale Campus Walking Tour for Photographers, 1 to 3 pm, Yale University ...
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Silas Lyons: San Diego's fight is ours too
Record-Searchlight
When I participated in the Walk A Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser for the Shasta County Women's Refuge, I raised all my money from old friends to whom I connect through my personal account. And all over the world, it's been used by oppressed people to ...
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Crisis Center banks bucks at the lake
Jacksonville Daily Progress
Next year in downtown Jacksonville, the Crisis Center will host Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, a fundraiser in which men march in high heels, Pharr said. "We did that in Palestine just a few weeks ago and raised over $10000," he said.
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Dozens of men 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' : News : MySouthwestGA.com
By Allen Carter
You never know what someone has gone through until you walk a mile in their shoes.
My Southwest GA - WFXL News - http://www.mysouthwestga.com/
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: News - 4/9/11
By Frank Baird, Walk Founder
By Denise Buffa | Email the author | 6:00am The Rape Crisis Center of Milford will hold its fifth annual "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes: The Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence" event on Sunday, April 10 beginning at...
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® - http://walkamileinhershoesinternational.blogspot.com/
Hundreds of men don high heels to protest against rape | Lubbock ...
By Adam D. Young
The Walk a Mile in Her Shoes men's march to stop rape, sexual assault and violence, benefiting Lubbock Rape Crisis Center, had more than 250 men and women strutting around the Lubbock County Courthouse. ...
Local News - http://lubbockonline.com/local-news/2010-07-09/supporters-push-expanded-gambling-texas
Walk a mile in her shoes - Topix
Walk a mile in her shoes. Full story: WICS. TONIGHT : Showers and thunderstorms. LOW 52. Winds: East 10-15 mph. TOMORROW: Partly sunny and warmer. ...
www.topix.com/forum/science/.../T25BN0C6P8VNQ6END
High-heeled men Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
... international Walk a Mile in Her Shoes men's march. The Lubbock Rape Crisis Center hosted the walk and its all part of sexual assault awareness month. ...
www.kcbd.com/.../high-heeled-men-walk-a-mile-in-her-shoes
WICS ABC NewsChannel 20 - Top Stories - Walk a mile in her shoes
WICS ABC NewsChannel 20 - Top Stories - Walk a mile in her shoes - Men? Marching in high heels? It actually happens in Springfield. It's all a part of the ...
www.wics.com/newsroom/top_stories/.../wics_vid_3830.shtml
Men "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" for Violence Awareness
WBOY-TV
MORGANTOWN -- Close to 50 participants "Walked a Mile in Her Shoes" to raise awareness for the prevention of sexual and domestic violence. The Rape and Domestic Violence Information Center, which serves Monongalia, Taylor and Preston counties, ...
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Men in heels march for anti-rape message
Metro
(Picture: AP) The fourth annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes event on Friday saw dozens of participants teetering along at the University of Alaska Anchorage, including the head of Alaska State Troopers, Col Keith Mallard. He turned up in a pair of red ...
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Walk draws 22 men for sexual assault awareness
Daily Athenaeum
Participants sit down at an event called Walk a Mile in Her Shoes at Hazel Ruby McQuain Park on Sunday. Men from the Morgantown area donned high heels while participating in a mile-long walk to raise awareness for victims of rape and domestic violence ...
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Three cheers
Poughkeepsie Journal
To raise money for victims, the Crime Victims Assistance Program is hosting an April 30 event called "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes." The old saying, "You can't really understand another person's experience until you've walked a mile in her shoes," is the ...
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Student senate: next year's budget presented
Times-Delphic
Drake's Panhellenic and Interfraternity Councils requested and received $3500 to cover speaker costs for their "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event on April 21. The program's purpose is to raise awareness about sexual assault, by having men walk a mile ...
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Men wear heels for anti-rape message
Jamaica Observer
Among the participants — some burly and others bearded -- in the fourth annual 'Walk a Mile in her Shoes' event at the University of Alaska Anchorage was the head of Alaska State Troopers, Colonel Keith Mallard, who slipped out of one of his red suede ...
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