Monday, October 8, 2012

News - 10/8/12

Men help raise money, awareness in Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Berkshire Eagle
Hinkley was one of about 200 guys that squeezed their large feet into women's footwear and walked -- strutted, rather -- up and down North Street in downtown Pittsfield for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, an Elizabeth Freeman Center fundraiser to bring ...
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'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' Raises More Than $20K
iBerkshires.com
The second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes men's march raised more than $20,000 Thursday for the Elizabeth Freeman Center. The march included hundreds of men trekking down North Street at the start of the September Third Thursday event adorned in ...
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Third Thursdays Passion for Fashion Preview
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Join us for the second annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser for the Elizabeth Freeman Center, fighting domestic violence. Join the Pittsfield Police & Fire Departments, who are competing to see who can raise the most money, pledges and ...
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Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2012 - YouTube
To kick off domestic violence month, men Walk A Mile in 4 inch red stillettos to step up against ...
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700 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Indiana's NewsCenter
Fort Wayne, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - 700 people, in shiny red heals, showed their support by kicking off their shoes to 'walk a mile in her shoes.' "The best part was just getting out and seeing how many guys came and actually got enthusiastic ...
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Walk a Mile in her Shoes 2012
OurHometown.ca
21, 2012 - Walk a Mile in her Shoes is presented by the Sexual Assault Support Services for Women of SDG and A on Saturday, September 22, 2012. The event runs from 10:30am until 12:00pm at Lamoureux Park. Sexualized violence does not just affect ...
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Men walk against domestic violence
DVIDS
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes was hosted by the Grafenwoehr Army Community Service at Rose Barracks Sept. 22. Men who participated in the event wore high heel shoes and walked one mile. The event was an international men's march against violence ...
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Men in stilettos join walk to raise awareness of violence against women
CP24, Canada
Organizers hope the fourth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes will raise about $145,000 for the White Ribbon Campaign, which provides educational programs for youth on violence prevention. "Unfortunately, the situation around violence against women isn't ...
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Men don heels to raise awareness about sexual assault
CTV News
In a blog post, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Founder Frank Baird said sex assault and high heels are interconnected. "For us, the connection with "sexual assault" is already embedded in "high heeled shoes" because they are culturally marked as "feminine ...
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Fetterman: Expect competitors to eat up first Great Taco Run
Dallas Morning News
29: Walk a mile in her shoes, Diamond Doctor, 8127 Preston Road, Dallas, Men's Stiletto Dash 9:45 a.m., walk 10:15 a.m., $35 male marchers, $25 women and children under 14, 972-263-3126 or dallascountysac.com. SUNDAY, SEPT. 30: The Great Taco ...
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Men walk in pumps to raise awareness of violence against women
680 News
The White Ribbon Campaign, the organizer's of Thursday's fourth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes hoped the benefit would raise about $145,000. The campaign provides educational programs for youth on violence prevention. "Asking men to take a moment ...
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Pictures of the Day: Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012
Bangor Daily News
Former U.S. Marine Paul Lewis (right) and other men wearing women's high heels take part in the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes charity event in downtown Toronto on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. The event is held to raise awareness and funds for the White Ribbon ...
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Donning heels for a good cause
Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin
Peter Hodgson (right) is taking My Friend's House's Oct. 6 fundraising event, Walk a Mile In Her Shoes, a, uh, step higher; if he raises $5,000, he's offered to get his legs waxed. And it may happen, as he's only about $400 away from that goal. With ...
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WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES 2012
The Eyeopener
The annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event drew large crowds to Dundas Square on Thursday. The march, organized by the White Ribbon Campaign, saw colourful high heels make their way down Yonge Street to promote awareness about violence against ...
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300 to 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' at Ferrum College
Franklin News Post
Three hundred men and women have signed up to "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. on the Ferrum College campus. A Red Flag Campaign kick-off event, the walk to end dating violence will begin in the Franklin Quad and continue ...
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Fraternity members don heels for event
Iowa City Press Citizen
Participants in the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event walk down Clinton Street on Sunday. The event was hosted by Phi Delta Theta fraternity with help from Pi Beta Phi sorority, the Men's Anti-Violence Council and the Women's Resource and Action Center.
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Let's stop domestic violence
Wisconsin State Journal
Nearly 300 men and women participate in the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event in July in La Crosse to draw attention to the problem of sexual assault and domestic violence. Enlarge Photo. We certainly can't count it as good news, but last week's report ...
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'Walking a Mile in Her Shoes' in Brockport - YNN, Your News Now
"What we are having I sa program to show men, 'walk a mile in her shoes,' so it's for domestic violence and showing men a fun way to point out the things ...
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Real Men of Kendall County Walk a Mile in her Shoes - San Antonio ...
Don Pryor, Major U.S. Army (Ret.) listens to proceedings before the Men of Kendall County participate in "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" to benefit the Kendall ...
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Red high heels fundraiser in Stuart calls attention to domestic violence
Palm Beach Post
The Walk A Mile In Her Shoes event, put on by SafeSpace, will not only bring important awareness to domestic violence, but it also will lend some much-needed appreciation to the hazard women face everyday just by putting on their shoes. "It's ...
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Men walk a mile in red high heels for serious cause
WOAI
Some men strutted, others struggled, down the street in their sky-high heels in the second annual "Walk a Mile in her Shoes." The men were raising money for the Kendall County Women's Shelter, which opened its doors in April. The shelter was full about ...
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"Walk a Mile in her Shoes"
WROC-TV
"Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" gave students and staff a chance to relax and smile for the first time since Alex Kogut's death. Many wore the color purple for their classmate whose life ended too soon. It was the perfect remedy for some students who needed ...
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Bounce Ideas is Taking a Stand in Stilettos to Help End Violence Against ...
RedOrbit
The White Ribbon Campaign organizes the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Toronto event to help raise awareness among men about the importance of ending violence against women. "Across the province, people have lost loved ones to violence against women," ...
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Gordon outreach walks tall for awareness
Calhountimes
On Friday, Oct. 5, Gordon County residents will be given the opportunity to Walk a Mile in her Shoes. Members of the Gordon County community, even men, will walk a mile in high heeled shoes in support of Domestic Abuse Awareness and prevention, with ...
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Around The Town
Ponca City News
WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES 2012, presented by the Domestic Violence Program of North Central Oklahoma, is Oct. 13. The men of Kay County will stand against domestic violence and sexual assault by walking a mile in her shoes. Come see city officials, ...
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Hinesville to host Breast Cancer Awareness exhibit
Thecoastalsource
Thursday night, the Hinesville Area Arts Council will host the "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" exhibit. The exhibit will celebrate those who have survived the breast cancer battle. There will also be a Little Pink Dress reception. It all takes place from 5 ...
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'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes'
Wahpeton Daily News
North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton took a stand against domestic violence in the school's annual 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' event held Wednesday. Above: Nick Heinecke gets his foot taped up before a race by Alysha Oie. Men throughout ...
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Alpha Chi Omega hosts Walk a Mile in Her Shoes to raise awareness of ...
Daily Nebraskan
Men and women will tout high heels for a mile-long shuffle or walk, depending on their high heel proficiency, around the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus Saturday. Alpha Chi Omega will hold its first Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event Saturday at 10 a ...
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What a Weekend in Martin County Oct. 5-7, 2012
TCPalm
Men from throughout Martin County will channel their inner RuPaul, don four-inch-high red stilettos and wobble along in SafeSpace's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, an event to raise money and show solidarity in the fight against domestic violence, at 8:30 a ...
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What's happening today Oct. 5
Rockmartjrl
The Bold and Beautiful Red Hatters will hold a "Walk A Mile in Her Shoes" event on Friday, Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The walk will begin at the Depot at 609 South Main Street and go to Big Springs for a candle ...
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Domestic Violence awareness comes to NW GA
Calhountimes
In Gordon County, the Domestic Violence Outreach office is hosting the inaugural, "Walk a mile in her shoes," Saturday. The event hopes to bring out top leaders in the community to complete a mile march through town in high heeled shoes, according to ...
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