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Making Strides of Erie

Saturday, October 08, 2016

Registration: 9:00 a.m. Walk: 10:30 a.m.

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29 teams and 64 participants have raised $3,938

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.

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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 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Making Strides of Erie.

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.


Real Men Wear Pink logo

Do you know any men who are well known in the community and who want to make a difference
in the fight to end breast cancer? We are currently looking for candidates for our inaugural Real Men Wear Pink campaign. This is new nationwide initiative to engage men who are prominent leaders in the community to raise awareness and funds to help the American Cancer Society save more lives from breast cancer. 

Candidates will be asked to wear something pink every day in October and to raise $2,500 for the campaign. The candidate who raises the most money by the end of October will be named the Real Man of Erie. 

If you know someone who would be a great candidate, click here to complete a nomination form. Nominations are being accepted through July 15th, so don't delay!

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
  1. Champion of Hope Pattie Stempka - $2,006.00
  2. Pink Powerhouse Ashleigh Shamburg - $445.00
  3. Pink Powerhouse Making Strides Donor Andrea McCall - $345.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Pattie's Pink Warriors - $2,106.00
  2. Saving Second Base - $475.00
  3. Joleen's Gems - $345.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Walmart       ($35.00)


Contact Anna Marie Labowski:

(814) 866-5174

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