Join men, women and teens from Summit County and the surrounding communities as they walk one mile in women’s shoes through downtown Akron to protest rape, sexual assault and gender violence. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Rape Crisis Center of Medina and Summit Counties. The walk is scheduled to begin at 6 PM with registration starting at 5 PM in Downtown Akron (Lock 3). Opening ceremonies will begin at 6 PM and a post-walk reception and award ceremony will follow shortly after.Participants will enjoy food, music and games. Men, women, and children are invited to participate and walk-in participants are welcome. Men are encouraged (but not required) to walk in women’s shoes and participants are being asked to obtain a minimum of $20.00 in sponsorship donations. Prizes will be awarded to top fundraising teams and individuals! Though we would love it for you to register online, you are more than welcome to start a team and fundraise offline. Contact Dana Zedak at 330-777-4723 or DanaZ@scmcbws.org with any questions!