Waldroup to speak at event
On May 19th at 5pm there will be a Walk-A-Thon to raise awareness for Domestic Violence. The event will be held at the Park by the Greenway on Raider Drive in Cleveland.
On May 19th at 5pm there will be a Walk-A-Thon to raise awareness for Domestic Violence. The event will be held at the Park by the Greenway on Raider Drive in Cleveland. Games and activities for all ages, purple balloon release ($1 each), candle light vigil in honor of victims and survivors at dark, and Penny Waldroup will be there to tell her amazing story, which was recently featured on the Dr. Phil Show.
Waldroup was attacked by her estranged husband, Brad, in October of 2006 at his home on Kimsey Mountain Highway. During the attack, Waldroup was shot, stabbed, hit with a shovel and hacked with a machete. Her best friend, Leslie Bradshaw, was shot and killed during the attack.
Representative Eric Watson will also be present to speak about recently passed laws concerning Domestic Violence.
If you are interested in walking, volunteering, or sponsoring this event, or if you have any questions, please call Jennifer at (423) 241-3583.
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