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The Pace Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Event is a pledge based fundraising and public awareness campaign that sees participants literally walk a mile in high-heeled shoes in order to encourage dialogue around issues of gender based violence. A Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event creates an atmosphere of openness and fun around subjects that can often be difficult to talk about while encouraging men in our communities to be allies in the fight to end gender based violence.

Men are strongly encouraged to register, however registration and participation in our event is open to all members of the community who wish to create awareness around issues of gender based violence and raise funds in support of Pace. Businesses and agencies are encouraged to put together teams and challenge others in the community to do the same. 

Sign in will begin at 5:00PM on event day and participants will receive a Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® swag bag, a meal ticket, and high heeled shoe rental (available on a first come, first serve basis for those who are not able to provide their ow). Following the completion of our walk around the 101st block, we will enjoy a delicious, locally prepared meal, while participants have the opportunity to have their pictures taken at our NCP Studios Photo Booth, and get massages for their tired, achy feet.  Gratitude, appreciation, and prizes will follow!

Interested in becoming a Pace Event Sponsor? Download our Sponsorship Package here:

WAM 2018 Sponsorship Package

Keep up with us on Social Media!

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/PaceCentreGP/

https://www.facebook.com/walkamileinhershoesgp/

Twitter https://twitter.com/PACECentreGP

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/pacecentregp/

 

For More Information 

Buffy MacIntosh

780-539-6692 

or fund_development@pacecentre.com

REGISTRATION

Registration opens on April 2nd, 2018 and can be done in person at the Pace office or online. A registration fee of $25 per participant applies and includes Swag Bag, meal ticket, and high heeled shoe rental fee. This can be paid via online registration, or in person with Cash, Credit/Debit, or Cheque payable to Pace. All participants must pay the registration fee and sign the release waiver prior to the beginning of the walk. 

Family & friends are welcome and encouraged to attend the event to cheer on our Walkers! A delicious BBQ Meal will be available to purchase from Red Rock Urban BBQ!

Register as an individual or as part of a team. Designate a Team Captain, Create a fun Team Name, and we highly encourage dressing up in costumes and uniforms!!! We ask that you please consider the nature of the event and our organization in deciding on costumes and team names.

Register in person at Pace Offices

10031 103 Avenue, Grande Prairie

Open Monday to Friday 8:30AM - 4:30PM

*Please note we are closed over the lunch hour

To download a registration form:

WAM 2018 Registration Form

To register online go to:

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/pace-community-support-sexual-assault-trauma-centre/events/pace-walk-a-mile-in-her-shoes-grande-prairie-2018/

PLEDGES

The Walk A Mile in Her Shoes campaign is our largest fundraising event each year, and we strongly encourage participants  to collect pledges in support of programs and services that support victims and survivors of sexual violence. Set a personal fundraising goal, and challenge your friends and teammates to match or beat it! Participants who raise more thatn $100 in pledges will be entered for a chance to win a Weekend Adventure Package courtesy of Wild Blue Yonder Adventures and

Raise pledges in person using the pledge sheets provided in your registration package.

To download a Pledge Form:

WAM 2018 Pledge Forms

Raise pledges online by setting up a CanadaHelps page and connecting with your team mates via our Peer2Peer Fundraising Campaign at:

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/pace-community-support-sexual-assault-trauma-centre/p2p/walkamilegrandeprairie2018/ 

Completed pledge forms and pledges may be delivered to the Pace Offices on or before event day.