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Walk a Mile In Her Shoes

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Get your feet ready men! Pre- Registration is now open for Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County’s 5th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® on Saturday, April 13, 2013. The Walk will begin at 11am at Dutterers Park.


This year's event will begin with registration at 10am at Dutterer Park in Westminster (where the walk has previously been held). The walkers will then venture out of the park, on to Pennsylvania Avenue, and then to Main Street. The walk will continue up Main Street and make a turn down Center Street to conclude the walk at Westminster City Park. The walk will be held rain or shine.


For quick and easy online pre- registration, please visit www.walkamilecc.org.


 


The First 150 Pre-Registered walkers this year will receive a free 2013 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes t-shirt!


 


Each year, an ever-increasing number of men, women and their families are joining Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: The International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is a fun opportunity for men to educate the community about a very serious subject and to rally the community to take action to prevent sexualized violence.


 


Men (as well as women) from all “walks” of life are encouraged to participate in this fundraiser. By taking part in this event fathers, husbands, sons, brothers, co-workers, and friends demonstrate that men are willing and able to be courageous partners with women in making our community a safer place.


 


Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County (RCIS) is a private, non-profit agency serving Carroll County, Maryland, since 1978. RCIS provides free counseling and support services to victims of sexual violence and their families. We also offer prevention education programs and professional training in order to eliminate sexual violence through education and advocacy.


 


Registration is now open at www.walkamilecc.org.


If you are a local business or organization and interested in sponsorships for the event please contact Bryna Clark-Braverman, 410-857-0900, outreachspecialist@rapecrisiscc.org.

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