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Making Strides of Providence, RI

Sunday, October 19, 2014

7:30 am

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Downtown Providence
2 Kennedy Plaza, Providence, RI Map it

592 teams and 5,236 participants have raised $559,144.77

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

THANK YOU to everyone who participated and donated this year!! We had over 17,000 walkers and expect to raise $800,000 by year's end!! Donations will be accepted through December 31. Like us on Facebook for photos and updates

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 Providence RI walk. Just a few hours of your time at our non-competitive, 5K (3.1 mile) 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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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Dianne Fonseca - $39,254.65
  2. Making Strides Pacesetter Laurie Pichette - $12,383.21
  3. Making Strides Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Donna Pistacchio - $9,527.69

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! Keeping the Pace With Dianne - $39,254.65
  2. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! EB QP Team - $31,570.00
  3. Gail's "Rae" of Hope - $14,215.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Hope Valley Industries       ($14,215.00)
  2 -  International Packaging Corporation       ($12,042.00)
  3 -  Stop & Shop       ($11,999.93)

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