UPDATE 4/27/23: Due to the potential of high winds and heavy rain on Saturday, April 29, the The Center for Family Justice's 11th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event has been postponed until SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2023 at the Downtown Fairfield Train Station. Registration starts at 8 AM and the walk will begin at 9 AM.
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® (WAM) is a fun and engaging community awareness event that serves the engage men and boys to take the first step (pun intended) to end violence against women and girls during Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Child Abuse Awareness Month.
Funds raised from the walk will support Elizabeth M. Pfriem Camp HOPE America - Bridgeport, CFJ’s evidence-based summer camp and year-long engagement and mentoring program for young people ages 7-17 who have experienced the trauma of domestic and/or sexual violence. Please “Walk a Mile” to help a camper hike a mile this summer!
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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is produced by CFJ's White Ribbon Committee, a group of male community leaders who collaborate with us to take a stand against abuse of women and girls. Everyone is welcome to participate! High heels optional.
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Interested in walking? Register today to participate as an individual or as part of a team!
Looking for other ways to support? Become a Walk a Mile sponsor or donate to CFJ today!
Already registered? Click here to access your fundraising page & track your progress!
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The mission of The Center for Family Justice is to end domestic and sexual violence and child abuse in our communities. We work towards this vision by breaking the cycle of abuse and violence, by providing services that create hope, restore lives and drive social change through education and community collaboration.
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