Walk a Mile in Her Shoes exceeds goal

The Peterborough Examiner |

The YWCA announced the final fundraising tally Tuesday for the 2019 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event held May 24.

Packed into the tiny boardroom of the YWCA Peterborough Haliburton office, sponsors, participants and volunteers of Walk a Mile in Her Shoes celebrated another year of fundraising.

Image of YWCA Walk a Mile in Her Shoes supporters holding Safe Nights pillows in celebration of raising 1593 Safe Nights

A total of $103,028 was raised — exceeding the goal of $95,000 and providing the Crossroads Shelter with 1,593 safe nights for women and children fleeing domestic violence. (Read more…)