Walkers head out from the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Hollister during the 2019 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event on April 13. Photos by Carmel de Bertaut.

Health

San Benito County walks a mile in her shoes

Men wearing red stilettos say no to sexual assault and domestic violence.

Members of the Hollister Fire Department crossing Fifth Street along San Benito on April 22, 2017 for the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. Photos by Lisa Robinson-Ward.

Local organizations partner to raise awareness of violence against women

Seventh annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event set to take place on April 13 at 10 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Hollister.

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Walk A Mile event raises awareness

Annual fundraiser downtown benefits Emmaus House and Community Solutions

Elizabeth Gomez, shown here as a little girl, was murdered by her abusive ex-boyfriend.

Nonprofits

Gomez to honor murdered sister at Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Former Hollister City Councilman Victor Gomez is raising money and spreading awareness about domestic violence in memory of his sister who was murdered 10 years ago

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Government / Politics

Walking a Mile in Her Shoes

Annual downtown event raises awareness about violence of all forms against women