I am pleased to announce that the Philly WAM Girls have a date has been set for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2014 benefiting Laurel House. I was honored to be a part of this amazingly moving and important event last year and I look forward to being a part of it again.
If you would like to be a part of the event or donate to Laurel House you can visit the Philly WAM Girls Eventbrite page Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2014
Here are the details...
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 the international men's march which encourages men to walk one mile in women's high-heeled shoes to protest rape, sexual assault & gender violence. Our Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event will be held May 10, 2014 at Farm Park in Norristown benefitting Laurel House Shelter of Norristown.
Laurel House has been providing a safe and secure refuge for victims of abuse and their children for the last 33 years. By focusing on the positive aspect of a community coming together around this topic, the Walk strives to empower individuals to take a stand against gender violence!
Date: Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Venue: Farm Park, Norristown, PA
Check-in: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks & Kick-Off Ceremony: 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
**Preston Elliott from the Preston & Steve Morning Show will be our
Walk Begins: 10:45 a.m.
**Entertainment will be provided by Nick & Jason - check them out!
*Everyone is welcome to walk, but ladies - feel free to wear your flats/sneakers!
**Children under 16 do not need to register, and can walk with you the day of the walk!
If you would be interested in volunteering for this event, please contact us at:firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®, please visit:www.walkamileinhershoes.org
For more information about Laurel House, please visit:
Laurel House is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, charitable organization as defined under the Internal Revenue Service code section 501c (3). Tax-exemption entity ID: 23-2172743. The official registration and financial information of Laurel House may be obtained from the PA Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.