For the 2nd INCREDIBLE YEAR
WOMEN, MEN and CHILDREN in our community are joining to participate in a CALL TO ACTION event called
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®
Each of you are invited to join your community as we Walk a Mile In Her Shoes at City Hall in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in support of Women In Crisis (Algoma) Inc. United, we can create a community that stands in support of a violence free life for all women and children.
All pledges go towards furthering the work of ending Violence Against Women and Children.
For those that can't make it, donations can be made on this site (they can select your team name)
If you have any issues registering or donating please contact Women In Crisis and we will be able to come and assist you in the process!
On the day of the event, May 25th, 2019 - all teams/walkers are asked to arrive to submit their pledge forms and accompanying monies no later then 10 am.
** PLEASE NOTE: Women In Crisis will NOT be responsible for collecting any pledges.
Who will YOU walk for?
Most important, is that the WINNING TEAM will hold bragging rights for the entire year! Last Year out of NOWHERE winning team swooped in to steal the lead! The challenge is ON who will WIN the title for 2019???
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is a fun opportunity to raise community awareness about the serious causes and effects of violence against women and children. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes asks men to literally walk one mile in women's RED high-heeled shoes, but women are asked to wear some comfortable shoes for the walk!
Saturday, May 25th 10:00AM - Team Registration/Pick up your Shoes!
Saturday, May 25th 11:00AM - Opening Ceremonies
Saturday, May 25th 11:30AM - WALK BEGINS
Saturday, May 25th 12:30PM - Awards Ceremonies and Post Walk Activities
This is an event that we want the whole community to be involved in. From Walking/Cheering/Supporting - TOGETHER we can end Violence Against Women
There will be FACE PAINTERS/BALLOON ANIMAL CREATIONISTS/BOUNCY CASTLES and FOOD!
Walk a Mile In Her Shoes: Saturday, May 25th, 2019 (RAIN OR SHINE)
After the Walk, to retrieve your shoes simply return your heels to the registration table. Post walk activities will include refreshments, door prizes and family activities. A variety of foot care items will be available at the First Aid station, located in Roswell Park.
A pair of red pumps have been reserved for your feet!