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Making Strides of Fayette - Lexington

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Registration: 1:00 p.m. Walk: 3:00 p.m.

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Whitaker Bank Ballpark
207 Legends Ln, Lexington, KY Map it

86 teams and 690 participants have raised $55,717.35

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

Thank you for making this year's walk AMAZING! We hope to see you next year!

                                   Team LeaderRibbon PrizesPink Ribbon FundraisersPink Ribbon Volunteers


Huge Thank You to everyone who participated and donated to the Making Strides Walk of 2016! Check out the pictures from this fun day HERE.







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Come Volunteer with Us! 

The only way we have our event run is if we have amazing volunteers. If you are interested in helping volunteer, please sign up on the link below. Make sure to sign up as a participant too to get the latest information about the walk!






Making Strides in Style: Shop Pink!

We’ve launched a whole new line of fully customizable team apparel for 2016! 

  • Completely customize your team shirts, both front and back, if you choose, to represent your team spirit at the walk and all year long.
  • Using our simple editor to upload photos, apply cool typefaces, and draw on fun stock images.
  • Designs can then be applied to a variety of apparel, including short and long sleeved t-shirts, moisture wicking shirts, tank tops, hoodies, and more!
  • No minimum order necessary. Volume discounts are available by ordering 12 or more of an item. Free shipping will be applied for orders with 12 items or more.
  • Our standard Making Strides event shirts are still available, just like always, and you can still put your team name/logo on the back.
  • Please allow 3 business days for final shirt design approval before you can place your order.

 What’s more, proceeds will support American Cancer Society mission and programs – so your team will make an even bigger impact with each order.

Place your order at least 3 weeks before the date you need your apparel, to ensure you have it on time.

We can’t wait to see your team spirit on display at the walk!




Real Men Wear Pink is a distinguished group of community leaders raising awareness and funds for this year's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event. Together they are making a difference in the fight against breast cancer.

The American Cancer Society is determined to save lives from breast cancer by promoting early detection and prevention, funding groundbreaking research, and giving patients support wherever and whenever they need it. Because of the passion of supporters like you, Real Men Wear Pink of Lexington candidates are helping create a world free from the pain and suffering of breast cancer.




Cancer Resource Center

Ever wanted to know about cancer facts and figures?  The American Cancer Society just released our annual update in January.  Please this easy to navigate Web site to drill down to your cancer-site interest, state, and/or demographics.



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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 Fayette - Lexington.

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.

Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Charlotte Gentry - $3,502.76
  2. Champion of Hope Making Strides Donor Julie Rock - $2,027.00
  3. Shining Star David Baker - $1,038.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Brenda's Buddies - $3,744.58
  2. Char's Breast Friends - $3,627.76
  3. Lexington Clinic Center For Breast Care - $2,603.60

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Lockheed Martin       ($13,737.86)
  2 -  JCPenney       ($295.00)
  3 -  Hyatt Place Lexington       ($225.00)


Contact Heather Shaw:

(859) 260-8287

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