Walk a Mile in her Shoes®- Frequently Asked Questions
No. Wearing high heels is optional, supporting the event is what is most important.
Yes, women and kids are welcome and encouraged to participate in the walk.
We will have shoes available at the walk to borrow on a first-come-first-served basis. If you would like to purchase your own shoes we suggest purchasing them at one of the following websites:
If we can’t find high heels that fit, or if you have physical issues that prevent you from wearing heels, you will have the option of decorating the shoes you have on or just wearing your regular shoes.
No, you do not need to be part of a walk team to participate.
The walk will be approximately 1 mile.
Yes. Spectators and supporters of the cause are always welcome.
Proceeds will be donated to The Alexandra House. The Alexandra House provides domestic and sexual violence services to women, men, youth, and families. All services are free-of-charge and include 24-hour emergency shelter, legal advocacy, therapy, support groups, youth intervention, and prevention service, abuse in later life resource, community education, and professional training, and more. For more information about the Alexandra House please visit http://alexandrahouse.org/
When visiting the Eventbrite walk registration page click “register” and select “Donate” to donate to the walk.
Yes. There is a parking garage located adjacent to the City Hall Plaza where the walk will be held. There will be no fee to park in the parking garage. There will also be street parking available.
Yes! If you would like to volunteer please contact Brent Simon, Community Outreach Coordinator at BSimon@Nystromcounseling.com
If you would like to become a sponsor of Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Anoka, please fill out the sponsorship form and send it back to us (Email address: BSimon@NystromCounseling.com Mail to: Nystrom & Associates, Ltd. Attn: Walk a Mile 1900 Silver Lake Rd. New Brighton, MN 55112)
Please print the walk pledge form. Please turn in your pledge form to the registration table at the walk or mail to:
Nystrom & Associates, Ltd.
Attn: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
1900 Silver Lake Rd.
New Brighton, MN 55112
Any questions regarding this walk can be directed to Brent Simon, Community Outreach Coordinator at BSimon@NystromCounseling.com or 612-248-4395.