Friday, May 20, 2011

News - 5/20/11

Lorenzo Romar to walk a mile 'in her shoes' | Community Spirit ...
'Walk a Mile in her Shoes' raises awareness against domestic violence abuse, and all money fundraised will go directly to the Eastside Domestic Violence ...
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Local News : District boys walk a mile in her shoes - Frontiersman
District boys walk a mile in her shoes. By Dylan Gette-King Twindly Bridge Charter School Published on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 12:21 AM AKDT ...
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'Let's do it for the girls': Greek life tackles Ewing's Sarcoma
Concordiensis
At the same time, the fraternity members will be coaching and cheerleading, and some will even be walking around the track in high heels for their Walk a Mile in Her Shoes philanthropy event to raise funds and awareness for domestic violence and ...
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YouTube - Global "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" Day - Balancing Act!
The Pixel Project and Venture Humanity (the non-profit founders of "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®") are proud to jointly present the inaugural Global Walk a ...
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York men walk a mile in her shoes - Topix
York men walk a mile in her shoes. Full story: York Dispatch. There's nothing figurative about it. Joe Wagman actually knows what it's like to walk one mile ...
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Tuesday, May 17, 2011

News - 5/17/11

WC Struts Their Stuff for Walk A Mile in Her Shoes: WC raises over $800 ...
Washington College Elm
The event is titled "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes," and Washington College is in its second annual year of hosting the event. The walk on April 28 was a reflection of walking a mile in the shoes of sexual violence victims around the world. ...
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York, PA: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2011
Examiner.com
On Friday, May 20, 2011, YWCA York in partnership with York Revolution, will host the second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an international initiative aimed at stopping rape, sexual assault, and gender violence as ...
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Book of Books' inclusion in sale of sales deliberate
Victoria Times Colonist
This past weekend saw the annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes event,in which men pull on women's footwear and wobble through downtown to raise money for the Victoria Women's Sexual Assault Centre and make a statement against sexual violence. ...
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Foot Power: York County lucky to have Bob Potts Marathon
York Daily Record
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: Men can take a stand against violence toward women at this international event hosted by the YWCA of York and the York Revolution on Friday. Men are being asked to raise money and show their support by walking one mile in high ...
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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

News - 5/11/11

Pain all for a great cause
The Beacon Herald
MIKE BEITZ The Beacon Herald An unsteady parade of about 70 men wearing high heels made its way though the Festival Marketplace mall Saturday to help raise awareness about domestic violence during the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. ...
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Thanks to all who supported event
Carroll County Times
On Saturday April 9 2011, 124 Carroll County men took a stand against sexual violence at the third annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. While some of them were a bit wobbly because this stand meant some of them walking a mile in high heels, wedges, ...
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BCCADV Walk a Mile in Her Shoes benefit raises over $20K
Coldwater Daily Reporter
The executive director of the BCCADV said Friday donations were still coming in, and the total was over $20000 for theWalk a Mile in Her Shoes event. "We just want to say what a wonderful community that we live in," Hemker said. ...
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Seen: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Wisconsin State Journal
The annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser took place on Saturday, with guys, gals, kids and doggies kicking up their heels in downtown Madison, raising money for organizations against domestic violence. The proceeds benefited Domestic Abuse ...
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Collection : Photos: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Photos: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. Next photo » · buy this photo Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser on Saturday, May 7, 2011 in Madison. Greg Dixon ...
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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes raises $20000 for Rape Crisis Center ...
On April 29, a crowd of men, women, and children braved the unreasonably chilly weather to participate in the Sixth Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes ...
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Monday, May 9, 2011

News - 5/9/11

Walking against violence
Woodstock Sentinel Review
Steven McEwen sported some special socks with his red, high heel pumps in the fourth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser for Domestic Assault Services By John Tapley Ingersoll Times WOODSTOCK – More accustomed to a red serge than red pumps, ...
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Ninety per cent: A statistic to overwhelm us
Hamilton Spectator
There are fundraising events planned all over the country, such as the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes campaigns, sponsored in conjunction with the White Ribbon Campaign, a violence against women network founded by a group of Canadian men. ...
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Police Chief Farrar Throws Out First Pitch, Lakewood Youths participate in ...
Patch.com
LPD participates in Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Fundraiser: Lakewood Police Lt. Steve Mauer participated in the Annual Sexual Assault Center of Pierce County Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser on April 29. A group of more than 100 men (and women) ...
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USI Reviews New Business Degrees
Inside INdiana Business (press release)
The report also cited annual events such as the International Food Expo, the Martin Luther King Memorial Luncheon, Phenomenal Women, Global Community Culture Nights, and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes among others as promoting diversity. ...
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Saturday, May 7, 2011

News - 5/7/11

YWCA Silicon Valley stages ninth annual 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' event in ...
San Jose Mercury News
By Silicon Valley Community Newspapers Awareness of the staggering statistics on sexual assault is the serious purpose behind Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, a light-hearted gathering that invites men to slip on a pair of heels and walk a mile in the shoes ...
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They Walked a Mile In Her Shoes
St. Ambrose University
"Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Events are political and performance art, according to the event website. The are "unique and powerful public experiences that educate individuals and communities about the issue of sexualized violence. ...
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St. Ambrose University
Men can 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' with Saginaw County's Underground Railroad
The Saginaw News - MLive.com
By Bob Johnson | The Saginaw News SAGINAW — The Underground Railroad Inc. of Saginaw County will host Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, Saturday at Nouvel Catholic Central High School, 2555 Wienke in Saginaw Township. The international men's march will ...
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Local News
Canada.com
1-4128 Mostar Rd. Some Nanaimo men will literally walk a mile in her shoes on May 14 to raise funds for the Haven Society. The 2nd annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event asks men to wear high heels and walk one mile to raise awareness of sexual assault ...
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Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2011
Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2011. Today, I walked a mile in her shoes. This was my second year participating in this event in Stockton which was, once again, ...
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Optimism Place 2011 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes | Facebook
Optimism Place 2011 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes - Mission: Raise funds for programs at Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support ...
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Good Deeds: Thanks to 'Walk a Mile' participants
The State Journal-Register
Brian Alexander, center, makes a sprint to the finish during the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event April 16. By Anonymous On April 16, more than 500 men and boys braved the bitter wind and cold rain to "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" at the fifth annual ...
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A call to the 21st century man
York Daily Record
Show your support on May 20 at 4 pm for the YWCA's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event, which supports Access-York and Victim Assistance Center. Come and join your brothers as we walk a mile in women's shoes to show our support for those who have been ...
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Music Around Madison: 5/6-5/11
Dane101
The ladies will perform from 11 am to 1 pm at the "Walk a Mile In Her Shoes" show, which benefits Domestic Abuse Intervention Services. Beats Antique continue their national domination, performing at festivals like SXSW and Bonnaroo, ...
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Thursday, May 5, 2011

News - 5/5/11

These heels aren't made for walking
New Times SLO
The group's ninth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event took place on April 30 at Mission Plaza in downtown SLO, and it gave men a chance to see how it feels to cram their feet into tiny high heels and tip-toe about town. (Spoiler: It hurts. ...
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Wednesday, May 4, 2011

News 5/4/11

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Raises $20000 for Our VOICE
Mountain Xpress
by Christopher George on 05/03/2011 This past Saturday's "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" benefit raised $20000 for Our VOICE, a crisis intervention and prevention agency serving victims of sexual violence in Buncombe County. The April 30 event drew around ...
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BCCADV's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event
Coldwater Daily Reporter
The Branch County Coalition Against Domestic Violence held its Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser on Saturday, April 30, where more than $18000 was raised. Hundreds turned out for the event, which took place at the Eby-Klein Youth and Family Center in ...
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Coldwater Daily Reporter
Paper's coverage often displays poor taste
Livingston Daily
Why are you promoting such low-class activities as Bras for a Cause and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes events? Are there a large amount of transvestites in our community? One would think so. This activity would be better at a strip bar than presenting this ...
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Walk a Mile In Her Shoes
St. Ambrose University
Registration Day of the walk, 10 am, on the lawn in front of Hayes Hall. All registrants report here. Shoes If you don't have a pair of women's shoes, we'll help you find a pair, or we will help you make your own shoes more feminine! ...
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Home Depot donates to Altrusa Teen Share
Coldwater Daily Reporter
Flanagan also supported the organization by walking in women's high heels at the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event on April 30. Branch County Coalition Against Domestic Violence (BCCADV), is headquartered at 220 N. Michigan Ave., 517. 278. ...
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Community Briefs
Carroll County Times
St. Paul's members, friends, and family of Pastor Lucy were invited to participate in service opportunities including painting at St. Paul's, CROP walk, or "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes"; celebrate at a potluck supper; and worship April 10, ...
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Tuesday, May 3, 2011

News - 5/3/11

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
WTVB
COLDWATER (WTVB) - It was an enormous success Saturday in Coldwater for the first annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fund raiser and effort to raise awareness for the Branch County Coalition against Domestic Violence. There were 95 men who walked the ...
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Men walk a mile in high heels to support WEAVE
The Sacramento Press
by Michaela Stewart, published on May 1, 2011 at 9:47 PM Men of all ages and shoe sizes gathered at the corner of 18th Street and Capitol Avenue, ready to walk one mile in women's high heels to support WEAVE's first "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event. ...
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The Sacramento Press
Have heels, will travel:Walk a Mile in Her Shoes VIDEO
Mountain Xpress
The group organized its second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event, which helps raise money and awareness about sexual assault and abuse. The following news video chronicles this year's walk and includes a brief interview with Ohia. from the "Walk a ...
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Students join march against gender violence
Daily Californian
The Hermanas Unidas and Hermanos Unidos organizations at UC Berkeley participated in the event - called "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" - with chapters from across the state. The annual event takes place internationally and involves men wearing women's ...
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Around Asheville: Walk A Mile in Her Shoes
Join the hundreds of Asheville and Buncombe County men who are dedicated to ending sexual violence in the second annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" on ...
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Image Asheville » Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
The second annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes started this year in City-County Plaza and with beautiful weather, drew 350 people to the start. ...
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Survivor educates youth on trafficking
Tiffin Advertiser Tribune
Before she left, Flores passed out flyers about "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes," an event to raise funds for Gracehaven House. It is planned for 6:30 pm June 18 at the Mall at Tuttle Crossing in Dublin. The registration fee is $50 per person. ...
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Men walk in heels for BCCADV
Coldwater Daily Reporter
Actually, there were some boys as well in the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event, such as Cameron Mauer, 4, who wore platforms but also a Harley-Davidson jacket, so there was no question of his masculinity. The youngest participant was Crystan Sanchez, ...
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SADD group at Allen East plans entire day of prevention activities
Ada Herald
After lunch, the Student Council is hosting Walk A Mile in Her Shoes, an event to raise awareness about dating and domestic abuse as well as raise funds for Crossroads Crisis Center of Lima. The event will begin at 12:50 pm in the high school gym, ...
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Sunday, May 1, 2011

News - 5/1/11

Hundreds Walk a Mile in Her Shoes to increase awareness of sexual assault
Akron Beacon Journal (blog)
Men, many donning women's shoes, stumbled their way through Akron's sixth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. Many wives and girlfriends were at their side to steady them and cheer them on. About 200 people turned out to raise money for the Rape ...
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Good morning, Buffalo
Buffalo News
Crisis Services is inviting men to "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" -- a community march against gender violence and fundraiser for the organization's advocate program -- to be held at noon. Men are being asked to walk in heels for a mile,...
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No headline - Calendar
San Angelo Standard Times
10 am — Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, Tom Green County Courthouse, 112 W. Beauregard Ave. 10 am — Humane Society of Tom Green County Pet Adoption and Microchipping Event, Sunset Mall, 4001 Sunset Drive. 11 am — Sadie's Rescue "Second Chance at Love" ...
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Pizarro: Guys slip into heels to make a point for YWCA
San Jose Mercury News
By Sal Pizarro San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed speaks at the YWCA's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event in downtown San Jose on April 27, 2011. (LiPo Ching/Mercury News) Hairy legs and high heels rarely go together, but they were a welcome sight Wednesday for the ...
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Walk a Mile for Women's Center
Stockton Record
The annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event attracted more than 100 men to Stockton Ballpark for a one-mile stroll in women's shoes. Pinched toes and sore ankles were the price paid to support the work of the Women's Center of San Joaquin County. ...
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Guys walk in her shoes
San Angelo Standard Times
By Jennifer Rios Photo by Jennifer Rios/Standard-Times A pair of black pumps sits abandoned beside the Tom Green County Courthouse lawn Saturday after the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event, benefiting the Concho Valley Rape Crisis Center. ...
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Men march in heels for a worthy cause
WIVB
The University at Buffalo and Crisis Services hosted the sixth annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" march down Main Street Saturday afternoon. Men put on women's high heeled shoes to raise awareness about gender relations and the issue of sexual violence. ...
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In her shoes
WXXA
It is the 4th annual "Walk a Mile in her Shoes" event, a community march to raise awareness of sexual violence. The event and fundraiser invites the public, especially men, to show support for women by walking a mile in women's high heeled shoes. ...
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Asheville area bodies in motion
Asheville Citizen-Times
Two area benefit events Saturday got people moving — The Mountain Medley in Tuxedo and downtown Asheville's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. Enjoy photos from these events as well as other recent active events.
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SARP Center's event to spread awareness at Mission Plaza
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
It was all part of the Sexual Assault Rape Prevention Center's, "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event. A group of men put on some high heels in Mission Plaza and walked in a loop around downtown. But they weren't the only ones walking, men and women did the ...
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PHOTOS: Kicking up HIS heels
News10.net
Dyke was wearing them for "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes," a fundraiser for men to raise money for Women Against a Violent Environment's domestic violence programs. The Saturday morning event in downtown Sacramento was also Kenneth Cemo's initial foray into ...
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