Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is a primary prevention event for Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County (RCIS). Primary prevention is an approach to ending sexual violence as well as raising awareness in our community. The money raised from the event directly benefitted RCIS, helping us to continue offering free and confidential services to victims of sexual violence.
Fundraising for the 8th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® closed on Friday, May 27, 2016.
HIGHEST TEAM FUNDRAISER
Gerstell Academy raised the most funds as a team for 2016. The 19 members, including students and faculty, together raised $1,864.00.
HIGHEST INDIVIDUAL FUNDRAISER
For the fourth year in a row, Stephen Hirsch, a member of the Gerstell Academy team, raised the most funds individually. Solely, he raised $1,250.00.
DID YOU KNOW?
In FY 2014-15, RCIS served
Processed 320 Hotline Calls
Completed 312 Face-to-Face Crisis Interventions
Held 245 Individual & Group Therapy Sessions
Each year, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® provides RCIS with the funds necessary to allow us to continue offering our services free of charge. Without the help of our devoted supporters, willing to walk in our victim’s shoes, or give a donation towards a participant’s goal, we are thankful for each and every one of you.
SAVE THE DATE
9th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®
Saturday, April 8, 2017
For more information: Contact Katy Tote, Event Coordinator
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is licensed by Frank Baird and Walk A
Mile in Her Shoes®, a Venture Humanity, Inc. Project.