Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Family of woman killed in Bermuda Run speaks out against domestic violence
Winston-Salem Journal
On Thursday morning, they met to talk for the first time about Harris, and their effort to honor her with a team carrying her nickname in the Winston-Salem "Walk A Mile in Her Shoes" event Saturday. Men will race in high heels, in a lighthearted, fun...
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Walk a mile in her shoes, help her escape domestic violence
Niagarathisweek.com
Domestic violence is largely invisible in our communities; it often takes place in secret, behind closed doors which can lead to the victims feeling alone, helpless and without hope. In 2011, Niagara Regional Police responded to more than 7,000 ...
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Sports galore starting tonight
Juneau Empire
The Juneau Youth Football League Championships on Friday and Saturday, plus skating, yoga and bowling and the annualWalk A Mile In Her Shoes. Come check out a few of the local high school teams strutting their best high heels for a worthy cause.
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Call him Mr. Walk A Mile
Niagarathisweek.com
After all, the 26-year-old St. Catharines man has become Mr. Walk A Mile — the poster boy for the Walk A Mile in HER Shoescampaign. His face — and feet in pink high heels — has been plastered all over the community on posters, on the Internet, and ...
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Walking in his father's footsteps
Niagarathisweek.com
The Niagara Falls man will walk in his third Walk A Mile in HER Shoes event this Saturday, yet it will be a day of firsts for him. It will be the first time he and colleagues from Algoma Central walk as a team — Bear Paws in Pumps — but more ...
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Are you "Man Enough"?
Niagarathisweek.com
That's the question Gillian's Place is asking men across Niagara, as it prepares for the seventh annual Walk a Mile in HER Shoes, set to take place on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Pen Centre, in St. Catharines. The men's march to end violence against...
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St. Lucie County Community Calendar, updated Oct. 12
TCPalm
9 a.m. 101 Melody Lane, Fort Pierce. Register: 772-332-7667; worldwidephotowalk.com/walk/fort-pierce-fl-united-statesWalk a Mile in Her Shoes Event: Men in 4-inch red stilettos march against domestic violence. 10:30 a.m. Tradition, 10489 S.W. Meeting St.
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Inspiring philanthropy in the workplace
Niagarathisweek.com
While some Walk a Mile in HER Shoes participants make the commitment on their own, others embrace the concept of charity through the workplace. Niagara branches of TD Canada Trust are leading the way in terms of inspiring philanthropy in the workplace ...
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Plymouth Community Plans to Step Up Against Violence
PSU The Clock
This is the "second year [of the March], but prior to that we did Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, which is the march against rape, sexual assault and violence against women," said Donlan. She went on to explain how the S.A.G.E Center decided to make a change ...
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Gillian's Place planning event for the ladies
Niagarathisweek.com
Walk A Mile in HER Shoes may be for the men, but Gillian's Place is planning a new event just for the ladies. During the walk on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Pen Centre in St. Catharines, Gillian's Place will be announcing a new event set to take place ...
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With Attacks in Mind, USF Plans "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" Event
WUSF News
It's one of the more humorous, yet heartfelt moments at the University of South Florida--hundreds of men stumbling around in women's shoes at the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" march. During the event, scheduled for this Friday in honor of Domestic ...
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"Kristin's Story" and "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" Scheduled for October 21
UC Riverside
"Kristin's Story: A Story of Acquaintance Rape and Depression", featuring acclaimed speaker Andrea Cooper, will be held at 1 p.m. at University Lecture Hall followed by the annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event at 2:30 at the UCR Bell Tower. The ...
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Walk a Mile: Men toughen up to benefit women's safe house
El Paso Inc.
El Paso YWCA will host its third-annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes: The International Men's March on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Proceeds from the fundraiser walk - designed to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence - benefit the Y's Independence House.
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Men to stand up to violence against women
Le Mars Daily Sentinel
The fifth annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event will be noon to 7 p.m. at Mr. P's Pizza & Sports Grill, in Le Mars. Each of the 15 male volunteers will team up with wait staff to work for tips to raise money for the Council on Sexual Assault ...
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Survivor's Tale
Winston-Salem Chronicle
The agency will host the Home Free Luncheon to End Domestic Violence at Bridger Field House on Oct. 11, and the Fouth Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event on Oct. 13 at BB&T Ballpark. Family Services is collecting baskets of cleaning supplies for ...
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Winston-Salem Chronicle
Sexy legs benefit SafeSpace at Blue Star Wine Bar
TCPalm
The 2012 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event takes place Oct. 27 at Indian River Medical Center, kicking off at 8:30 a.m. John Walsh, star of "America's Most Wanted," is honorary chair and will be there. For more information, visit www.safespacefl.org ...
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Interview: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes - WWMT Newschannel 3
NEWSCHANNEL 3 - SAFE Place is looking for men and women around West Michigan who are ...
www.wwmt.com/.../wwmt_interview-walk-mile-her-shoes-477...

Walk A Mile in Her Shoes kick-off party at Regency Park
TCPalm
Registered walkers and non-walkers for the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event are encouraged to attend. The event's $20 admission will include beer and wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment provided by Soulfege. Raffle and door prizes ...
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Are you 'man enough' to Walk a Mile in HER Shoes?
Niagarathisweek.com
There is an old saying ... "You can't really understand a person's experience until you have walked a mile in their shoes." That's part of the premise behind the Walk a Mile in HER Shoes event, held annually by Gillian's Place. This Oct. 13, the walk...
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Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
KMVT
Walk A Mile In Her Shoes. Tools. Email this article. Tweet · Print this article. By Joey Martin. Story Created: Oct 9, 2012 at 3:31 PM MDT. Story Updated: Oct 9, 2012 at 3:31 PM MDT. Rupert, Idaho (KMVT-TV) How would you like to walk a mile in heels?
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Health and outdoors calendar: A field trip for botanists
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Walk a Mile In Her Shoes: 4:30 p.m. No registration fee. Help raise awareness about domestic violence and raise funds for Henderson County's domestic violence shelter, Mainstay. Mainstay, 133 Fifth Ave W., Hendersonville, N.C.www.mainstayhelp.org.
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Brockport students walk to raise awareness
The Stylus
Bright red heels in men's sizes — not women's — graced the Brockport campus as the college hosted Walk a Mile In Her Shoes, an international effort to end rape, sexual assault and gender violence. Students, faculty and staff participated in the...
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Real men wear high heels
Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin
The first Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is over. More than 50 men - real men - put on their high heels and walked in support of My Friend's House on Saturday. Supportive males "shoed" up to help protect the abused women and children of our area. What an ...
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List of Events: Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Juneau Empire
Juneau is hosting a Walk a Mile in her Shoes event at 9 a.m. at Sandy Beach. Everyone is invited to run a 5K in running shoes, or participate in the one-mile march in high heels, as part of the international men's march to stop gender violence ...
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To walk a mile in her shoes - trivalleycentral.com: Health Wellness
As much as doctors and other medical professionals help in some ways, longtime multiple sclerosis sufferer Lynn Grant knows nothing compares to being able ...
www.trivalleycentral.com/.../article_3fd53ad6-1252-11e2-ab4...
DHS: DVAM Activities - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
DVAM Activities - Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. 10/13/2012 10:00 ...
www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=61811&date=10/8/...

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