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Making Strides of Rochester

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Registration: 8:30 a.m. Walk: 10:00 a.m.

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452 teams and 3,461 participants have raised $319,990.43

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.

Thank you to everyone who came out to our Making Strides of Rochester, and enjoyed the beautiful day! We would never be able to do what we do without the support of the Rochester community. We had a larger attendance than we had seen in years, with over 12,000 individuals raising over $566,000. Thank you to all of our dedication participants!!  


Making Strides of Rochester
Presented by:

Rochester Regional Health


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We believe that everyone with breast cancer should have support.

That's why the American Cancer Society is so determined to be here for the survivors, the patients, the caregivers, and the millions saved through early detection.

Help raise funds for groundbreaking breast cancer research, life-saving education, and critical patient services by walking in the American Cancer Society's Making Strides of Rochester Presented By Rochester Regional Health.

Get ready to join more than one million volunteers nationwide. When you sign up, fundraise, and participate in one of our noncompetitive, three- to five-mile walks, you will be there to support every person affected by breast cancer.

We walk to make sure that anyone touched by this disease has a hand to hold. So give us yours by taking the first steps in supporting this year's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event.

You can start a team, or keep your team going. And keep raising awareness and donations.

Begin today! The sooner we start, the farther we'll go.

Join us now.

Sponsor our event
Our Making Strides walk offers a unique opportunity to reach passionate participants in our community. As a Making Strides sponsor, you will help support the American Cancer Society in working to create a world free from the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer.


Volunteer at our event
You're just a quick step from volunteering to support the Making Strides walk! None of this would be possible without dedicated volunteers donating their time and talent. Walk with the American Cancer Society volunteer family, and you will help us to end the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer.

Event Details

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At our Making Strides walk, you can share in 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:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Diane O'Connor - $11,461.86
  2. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Alison Schoeffler - $5,874.10
  3. Making Strides Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Doreen Mortier - $3,791.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Fran's Voice - $9,288.00
  2. Lipson cancer center - $7,214.10
  3. Brighton Teachers Association - $6,932.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  NYSUT - New York State United Teachers       ($41,057.97)
  2 -  Rochester Regional Health       ($16,129.63)
  3 -  Borg & Ide Imaging       ($6,330.26)


Contact Amanda Gozigian:

(585) 224-4917

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