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Making Strides of Northwest Suburban

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Registration: 8:00 a.m. Walk: 9:00 a.m.

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50 teams and 241 participants have raised $29,270

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

What is Making Strides Agaisnt Breast Cancer? Hear it from our Walkers!

Click here to see what it's all about and join us!

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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.

What's stopping you? Start your team today, or keep your team going by raising awareness and funds to support groundbreaking breast cancer research, life-saving education, and critical patient services.

We believe that everyone with breast cancer should have support. 

The sooner we start, the farther we'll go. 

Once you are registered, check out the below resources available!






Making Strides FAQ Event FAQ Team Leaders Pacesetter
Fundraising Tips Local Fundraisers Cancer Statistics Center  Facebook
 Newsletter  kickoff button    


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.

Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Diane DeSantis Konieczka - $2,550.00
  2. Shining Star Karen DeRose - $1,320.00
  3. Shining Star Making Strides Donor Melissa Versino - $1,310.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Stevens Strong - $3,900.00
  2. Janz' Jugs - $2,595.00
  3. Diane's Cancer Warriors - $2,575.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Zurich North America       ($3,335.00)
  2 -  Weight Watchers       ($750.00)
  3 -  AT&T       ($325.00)


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