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Making Strides of Memphis

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Event and registration begins: 1:30 p.m. Walk: 3:00 p.m.

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Liberty Bowl
335 S Hollywood St, Memphis, TN Map it

265 teams and 1,684 participants have raised $126,122.21

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.


You aren't going to believe this............Our $48 in 48 Challenge is INCREDIBLE!!!!

Just donate or raise $48 online in the next 48 hours and you will be entered to win ......


from our friends at Old Venice Pizza Company.

Old Venice Pizza Co

$48 in 48 Hours Challenge Rules:
All Making Strides participants who raise $48 or more online between 10/22 at 12:01 am CST and 10/23 at 11:59 pm CST will be eligible to win the challenge. Donations received offline through cash or checks do not apply to this challenge. American Cancer Society staff are not eligible to receive any prize.  Prize will consist of 1 large specialty pizza or 2 personal specialty pizzas each week for one year at the Memphis location only.





Congratulations to Shannon Cook

Winner of our 72 hour challenge!

126 participants raised $6,572 online in the 72 hours.

Thank you for helping us save more lives!




to our generous 2016 Making Strides of Memphis


Flagship Sponsors:

Farm Bureau of Tennessee


Caesar's Entertainment


Platinum Sponsors:

Power & Tel

West Cancer Center 

Event Sponsors:


Midsouth Chevy Dealers


Varsiry Spirit


Intel Security/ McAfee

Adams Patterson Gynocology & Obstetrics

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Media Sponsors:

Local Cares

Mighty Media

LaPrensa Latina

Radio Ambiete 


In Kind Sponsors:

Associated Wholesale Grocers

Creation Studios


Pepsi Beverage Company

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 Memphis.

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.

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Stephany Goodnight - $8,135.00
  2. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Danielle Sanders - $5,538.00
  3. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Cynthia Shifflett - $5,409.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! AutoZone Striders - $50,921.13
  2. fred's Stride Rights - $22,249.00
  3. B.B. Queens - $2,725.81

Top Companies:

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  1 -  AutoZone       ($50,921.13)
  2 -  fred's Inc.       ($22,249.00)
  3 -  University of Tennessee Health Science Center       ($2,235.00)


Contact Tracy McFall:

(901) 729-3586

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