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3rd annual Mother’s Day walk against domestic violence

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Mother's Day meant taking steps against domestic violence for some special moms on Sunday.

Milagros Day Worldwide hosted their 3rd annual ‘Mother's Day Walk against domestic violence over the Brooklyn Bridge.’

Hundreds of women, men and children showed their support for abuse victims by walking from Manhattan over the Brooklyn Bridge to Cadman Plaza park in Brooklyn.

Participants say the goal of the annual Mother's Day walk is to help women escape from the cycle of abuse.

Organizers say one out of every three women will experience some type of abuse in their lifetime.

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