Self Enhancement, Inc.’s third annual Purple Mile Walk will take place on Saturday, October 7, 2017 promptly at 10 a.m. The Purple Mile Walk will raise awareness on the prevalence and impact of domestic violence in our community.
In 2016 there were 139,580 calls to Domestic Violence service providers, 9,019 survivors who could not find safe shelter and Region 2 in Multnomah County served 7,201 self-identified domestic violence survivors.
The one (1) mile walk will be hosted by Tra’Renee of KATU Afternoon Live and iHeart Radio JAM’N 107.5. This invigorating walk begins at 10:00AM at SEI’s Community +Family Programs offices located at 4801 NE 7th Avenue (near Alberta Street) and will end at the Center for Self Enhancement located at 3920 N Kerby Avenue. Following the walk, participants will have the opportunity to network with other community partners such as: Call to Safety, UNICA, NAYA, and Life Works NW.
Purple Mile T-shirts and swag bags will be provided to those who registered before Sept. 27.
Registration for the walk begins at 8:30am the day of the event. For early registration, click here.