Men don women’s shoes to raise funds

(First photo) More than 50 men march in high heels during Saturday’s West Maui Walk a Mile in Her Shoes at Whalers Village in Kaanapali. The second annual event was a fundraiser for Women Helping Women and the West Maui Domestic Violence Task Force.

(Second photo) Maui Fire Department recruit Brad Liu (center) slips out of a pair of uncomfortable heels Saturday after completing his mile. He said it was an eye-opening experience. “We made it,” he said. “I have more respect for what women go through.”