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Making Strides of Anchorage

Saturday, October 3, 2015

11 a.m.

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Delaney Park Strip
300 W 9th Ave, Anchorage, AK Map it

101 teams and 251 participants have raised $124,015

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

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 Anchorage. 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.

 

For more information on how to be a Team Leader, check out the Team Leader Kit

 

 

Interested in t-shirts for your team? Strides shirts are $15 each (must order a minimum of 12 at a time), and can be personalized with a company logo or team name. 

T-Shirt Design

To purchase your shirts today, go to http://www.msabcshirts.com/

Order details:

 

  • 12 shirt minimum per order
  • $15 per shirt
  • 1 logo or team name per shirt (printed in white)
  • Must order by September 11, 2015
  • Accept Visa, MasterCard, AmEx, and Discover

 

Would you like to "Give breast cancer the bird"? See below for details on how you can uniquely honor a loved one. Be sure to place your orders quick--we are only selling 150 birds!Flamingos

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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Volunteer at our event
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.

Questions?

Contact Courtnee VanOrd:

AnchorageAKStrides@cancer.org

(907) 273-2075

or view Online Help

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Shining Star Making Strides Donor Lindsay and Chad Campbell - $1,355.00
  2. Shining Star Making Strides Donor Portia Babcock - $1,000.00
  3. Super Strider Making Strides Donor Lindsey Spinelli - $720.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Haulin' Boobies - $3,140.00
  2. Team Lindsay, Survivor - $1,590.00
  3. ConocoPhillips High Octane Team - $1,150.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  ConocoPhillips Alaska       ($1,150.00)
  2 -  Sink Breast Cancer       ($770.00)
  3 -  North Harbor Wealth Management       ($445.00)