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Sexual Abuse survivor in Pensacola hosting "Walk in her Shoes" campaign
PENSACOLA -- A sexual abuse survivor is on a journey across Florida to make to sure no one else becomes a victim.
Lauren Book overcame years of physical and sexual abuse.
She will be in Pensacola this afternoon as part 5th annual "Walk in her Shoes" campaign.
It's a 1500 mile walk across Florida to raise awareness of child sexual abuse.
She says a third of girls and 20 percent of boys will become the victims of sexual abuse before they turn 18.
Supporters interested in walking with her can meet up at the Gulf Coast Kids House on North 12th Avenue at 2 pm.
The route ends at the Publix Supermarket in Gulf Breeze about 5:30 pm.