The Helen Ross McNabb Center invites the community to Ready, Set, Unite! and walk for child abuse prevention on Tuesday, April 12.

Who:     Helen Ross McNabb Center

What:    Ready, Set, Unite! Child Abuse Prevention Walk. Attendees will take a short walk around Market Square in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The community is asked to wear blue, the designated color of child abuse prevention, and will be given pinwheels, the symbol of hope for child abuse survivors.

When:  Tuesday, April 12 at 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Where: Market Square Stage, downtown Knoxville, TN

How:     No registration is required to attend this free event.


2:30 p.m.: Information fair opens with family-friendly activities

4:00 p.m.: Opening remarks and proclamation presentations

Mona Blanton-Kitts, Helen Ross McNabb Center vice president of clinical services
Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett
Patricia Robledo, City of Knoxville business liaison

4:15 p.m.: Ready, Set, Unite! Prevention Walk begins

5:00 p.m.: Walk concludes