8th annual Walk a Mile in My Shoes in Wakefield.
Written by Jesse Baroka on May 16, 2019
WAKEFIELD – Yesterday the Gogebic Community Mental Health Authority eighth annual Walk a Mile in My Shoes event was held at Wakefield VFW. Missy Lane, the chairperson for community mental health’s anti-stigma committee, said the purpose of the event is to provide education and bring awareness to the community and to “stomp out stigma” During the walk, banners were hoisted and ladies from Greenbush Assisted Living sported colorful tutus. Local high school students helped serve lunch when the walk was completed. The walk started at the Wakefield VFW and winded down downtown streets in Wakefield.