Chicago, IL, USA- Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Event
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (CDT)
For more information about this specific Walk Event, please contact the person and organization listed below.
The Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Section
321 S Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
PO Box 608458
Chicago, IL 60660
Toni Bond Leonard
Founded in 1986, the mission of Between Friends is to break the cycle of domestic violence and build a community free of abuse. Our nonprofit agency is a recognized leader in the effort to address domestic violence as a community issue by offering extensive prevention and training programs to educate youth and adult audiences about how to foster healthy relationships and how to prevent domestic violence before it begins. We provide resources and support to help survivors rebuild their lives and move into safer and healthier situations. These services include, a toll-free Crisis Line (800-603-HELP), counseling for victims and their children, court advocacy, and prevention and education efforts, including healthcare education and our extensive teen dating violence prevention program, REACH (Relationship Education: A Choice for Hope).
When & Where
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® International
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® The International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence is a project of Venture Humanity, Inc. a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit corporation.
Men literally walk one mile in women's high heeled shoes to protest sexualized violence, educate their communities and raise money for chronically underfunded rape crisis centers, domestic violence shelters and other sexualized violence prevention and recovery services.
For a specific Walk Event, contact that Local Walk Organizer directly.
Each Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Day Event is individually and locally organized under a license from Frank Baird and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®, a Venture Humanity, Inc. Project.