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Men! Try Walking a Mile in HER Shoes.

The Forsyth County Domestic Violence Force will hold "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.

Leslie Dinkins, an organizer of the event, said all proceeds will go to Family Haven, which operates a shelter and other programs for local victims of domestic violence.

While this will be the first time for the shoe event in Forsyth, Dinkins

"Itís an international campaign thatís done in lots of different places all over the world," she said.

She said local organizers were inspired by the event held in Rome.

"They do it every year for their shelter and itís very successful," Dinkins said.

On Saturday, men will put on womenís shoes and walk around the Forsyth County Courthouse.

"At first we were pushing for them to wear heels, and weíd still prefer if they wore heels, but they can wear any womanís shoe," she said.

Credit: http://www.forsythnews.com/section/1/article/10588/
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