Philadelphia, PA, April 05, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Furia Rubel Communications, Inc, a strategic planning, marketing and public relations agency in Bucks County, Pa., will be sponsoring the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® charity event which will be held on May 4, 2013 at Farm Park in Norristown, Pa. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Laurel House Shelter of Montgomery County, Pa., a nonprofit organization that has provided a safe and secure refuge for victims of abuse and their children for the last 33 years.
The international event, created by Frank Baird in 2001, encourages men to walk one mile in women’s high-heeled shoes to protest rape, sexual assault and gender violence. The walk will begin at 10:30 a.m. with check-in at 9 a.m. and opening remarks at 10 a.m. Registration for the event is $50 per walk participant – due by Apr. 13, 2013. Donations will be accepted through May 3, 2013. To learn more or register for the event, go to http://philly-wam-girls.eventbrite.com/.
About Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: What started out as a small group of men daring to totter around a park has grown to become a world-wide movement with tens of thousands of men raising millions of dollars for local rape crisis centers, domestic violence shelters and other sexualized violence education, prevention and remediation programs. In 2007, Frank Baird formed Venture Humanity, Inc, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. Venture Humanity, Inc. develops peace, violence prevention and community projects. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is a Venture Humanity, Inc. project. To learn more, visit www.walkamileinhershoes.org/.
About Furia Rubel: Founded in 2002, Furia Rubel Communications, Inc., is an integrated and strategic marketing and public relations agency. The women-owned certified agency provides strategic planning, marketing, public relations, graphic design, website design, social media and media relations to a wide array of professional clients. Furia Rubel represents law firms, technology companies, educational and religious organizations, accounting and tax providers, nonprofits, municipalities, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and elder care companies. For more information about the company, visit www.furiarubel.com, follow on Twitter at @FuriaRubel or subscribe to the ThePRLawyer.com blog.