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Spanish Daily Journal
     April 24, 2019      #17-114 sdj
About 75 men walked through downtown Kankakee on Friday afternoon wearing women’s shoes for the 11th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes benefit for the Kankakee County Center Against Sexual Assault. The walk is part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, an effort to raise public awareness and prevent se

'Walk a Mile' to combact violence against

'Camina una milla' para combatir la violencia contra

It’s once again time to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes.

The 12th annual event will take place at 11 a.m. Friday and will start at the Kankakee Valley Park District RecCenter in downtown Kankakee.

Participants will show their dedication to ending violence against women by walking a mile while wearing women’s shoes.

Organizers Kankakee County Center Against Sexual Assault and Iroquois Sexual Assault Services want to meet a goal of 150-plus walkers.

Last year, 75 men took part in the walk, sporting heels or women’s tennis shoes for ...

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