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Making Strides of Harrisburg

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Registration: 7:30 a.m.Walk: 8:30 a.m.

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105 teams and 235 participants have raised $9,159.63

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.

MSABC CY16 NA Kickoff Banner

Making Strides of Harrisburg resources for you and your team: 

  • Download the 2016 Team Leader Kit and resources and ideas to help you grow and motivate your team!


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 Harrisburg.

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.


MSABC CY15 EC Harrisburg Students for Strides

tribute garden

Tribute Garden Signs

On October 15th, 2016, participants at the Making Strides Walk of Harrisburg will pay tribute to loved ones through the Making Strides Tribute Garden. At the event, signs with names prominently displayed will be presented in an area of reflection to remember and honor those who have been affected by breast cancer.  As participants walk through the Tribute Garden, the signs remind and inspire them that the fight against breast cancer is about real people in our community.  







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. Shining Star Judy Shuey - $1,135.00
  2. Pink Powerhouse Making Strides Donor Barbara McShane - $400.00
  3. Pink Powerhouse Making Strides Donor Sharon Woodward - $388.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. The VillaGe People - $750.00
  2. Team Sharon - Too Epic to Fail - $388.00
  3. Dawn's Divas - $355.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Students for Strides!       ($175.00)


Contact Kathryn Tucker:

(717) 533-6144

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