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Making Strides of Leon

Sunday, October 18, 2015

3:00 p.m.

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Cascade Park
1001 S Gadsden St, Tallahassee, FL Map it

216 teams and 1,250 participants have raised $111,359.22

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

Join our individual online fundraising challenge and become a Hope Raiser!  Any participant who raises $250 online retroactive from 11/1/15 until 12/7/15 will receive an exclusive Making Strides “Pink is the New Black” T-shirt and become a Hope Raiser!

The participant who raises the most money during the challenge will win TWO (2) $150 Carnival Cruise line gift cards and an Aveda stress-fix gift bag valued at $200

Pink is the New Black (front)Pink is the New Black (back)

Any remaining donations or matching gift forms may be sent to your American Cancer Society office:

ATTN: Making Strides of Leon
2619 Centennial Blvd. Suite 101
Tallahassee, FL 32308 

Don't forget to "LIKE" the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Leon Facebook page for the latest updates and information!  


Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a celebration of survivorship - an occasion to express hope and our shared determination to make this breast cancer's last century.

You can help finish the fight against breast cancer by raising funds for and walking with American Cancer Society Making Strides of Leon. Join more than one million people each year who are helping to end breast cancer.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks are the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting nearly 300 communities with a shared determination to finish the fight. By signing up, fundraising, and participating in one of our noncompetitive, three- to five-mile walks, you will help us be there for everyone in every community touched by breast cancer. You will help those who are currently dealing with a breast cancer diagnosis, those who may face a diagnosis in the future, and those who may avoid a diagnosis altogether thanks to education and prevention.

Every Making Strides event is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor and celebrate breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about the disease, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society save lives from breast cancer by funding groundbreaking breast cancer research, providing free comprehensive information and support, and helping people take steps to reduce their risk of the disease or find it early when it’s most treatable.

Why your participation matters
The American Cancer Society has been saving lives for more than a century. We won't stop until we finish the fight. Find out how we’re putting your dollars to work now - doing the most in every community to help those with breast cancer today and working tirelessly to find cures to end the disease tomorrow.


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Become a Making Strides volunteer! Our events would not be possible without dedicated volunteers donating their time and talent. Join the American Cancer Society volunteer family, and you will help us finish the fight against breast cancer.

Event Details

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At our Making Strides walk, you can embrace an inspiring mix of passion and purpose - exceptional courage of survivors, meaningful tributes to loved ones lost, and collective determination to raise funds to help finish the fight! Be sure to check often leading up to our event for important event-day details.

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Sharon Turner - $4,624.00
  2. Making Strides Pacesetter Patty Zurbrick - $4,565.00
  3. Making Strides Pacesetter Monique Hidalgo - $2,985.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -        ($3,842.88)
  2 -        ($3,604.00)
  3 -  North Florida Women's Care       ($3,337.79)


Contact Brittany Somerville:

(850) 297-0588

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