Students bring awareness to domestic abuse

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Some local students are raising money for local domestic violence prevention programs, and they're doing it in a fun and unforgettable way.

It's called a Walk a Mile in her Shoes, the event was held at Assumption Green Sunday. Some boys are putting on the heels to raises awareness and prevention about sexual violence against women.

The Walk a Mile in her Shoes event included an all boy and faculty high heel relay race, a local band, and speeches about dating violence.

Students from Assumption, St. X, and Trinity High School took part in the event.