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Making Strides of Merrillville IN

Sunday, October 12, 2014

1 pm

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Hidden Lake Park
6355 Broadway, Merrillville, IN Map it

105 teams and 897 participants have raised $55,719.06

Total above may not reflect all participants, teams, and donations

As of October 27th, 2,600 participants have raised $126,000! Donations will be accepted until December 31st, 2014!

The fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step. Join millions of people in more than 300 communities nationwide and take that step with us at the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Merrillville IN walk. Just a few hours of your time at our non-competitive, 5K event will help bring a lifetime of change for people facing breast cancer and their families.

Every Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) event is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our breast cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease with breast cancer research, information and services, and access to mammograms for women who need them. Sign up today and let’s finish the fight against breast cancer.

Stories of Hope

One walker’s story
Every person who walks in the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event has a reason for walking and every person touched by cancer has a story to tell.


Volunteer at our event
Become a Making Strides volunteer! By joining the American Cancer Society volunteer family, you can make even more of an impact in the fight to end breast cancer.

Event Details

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Our Making Strides walk is shaping up to be the best ever! We hope you are excited to experience the passion, power, and purpose of our event - check out these important event day details!


Contact Hanah Tepe:

(574) 257-9789 x3

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Laura Bran - $2,565.44
  2. Making Strides Donor Cynthia Duran - $1,599.00
  3. Nikki Lebeter - $1,337.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Mike Anderson Chevrolet - $8,810.00
  2. Pretty In Pink - $4,671.95
  3. CRUSADING 4 THE CURE - $3,413.94

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Chevrolet Dealerships       ($8,810.00)
  2 -  Franciscan Alliance-Northwest Indiana       ($5,739.00)
  3 -  The Methodist Hospitals       ($5,026.95)

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