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Making Strides of Lake County

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Registration: 7:30 a.m. Walk: 9:00 a.m.

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Independence Grove Forest Preserve
16400 W Buckley Rd, Libertyville, IL Map it

104 teams and 1,368 participants have raised $214,904.72

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 for walkingYour participation helps the American Cancer Society ensure that no one faces breast cancer alone by funding innovative breast cancer research; promoting education and risk reduction; and providing comprehensive patient support to those who need it most.

Reminder#GivingTuesday is on Tuesday, November 29th. #GivingTuesday is a glabal day of giving and a great time of year to ask friends and family to donate during the holiday season and end-of-year giving. Use your personal fundraising page and the parrticipant who raises the most online donations on November 29th will win a Strides prize! 


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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 Karen Sussman - $40,937.00
  2. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Vicky Wanta - $16,813.11
  3. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Nathan Ulery - $13,835.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! Karen's CURE-ageous Crew - $42,268.00
  2. Pocket Full of Sunshine - $23,588.11
  3. Team CTCA - $15,085.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Sysmex       ($8,152.18)
  2 -  VW Credit, Inc.       ($7,352.00)
  3 -  NorthShore University HealthSystem       ($4,986.00)


Contact Stephanie Shinn:

(312) 960-2345

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