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Making Strides of Eau Claire

Saturday, October 15, 2016

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

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316 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire, WI Map it

44 teams and 315 participants have raised $35,893.91

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.


Chevrolet is supporting the American Cancer Society this Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The #IDriveFor promotion is an opportunity to raise contributions by simply posting on Twitter and Instagram from October 1- 31, 2016. For every post on these social channels including the hashtag #IDriveFor, Chevy will donate $5 to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer!


Join us at the Strides "After-walk Party" @ Infinity Beverages!

October 15th 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Proceeds donated back to Strides of Eau Claire!

Cork pull

Schedule of Events:

7:30 AM Registration/Survivor Check-in

Survivors check-in at the Survivor VIP Area to receive your survivor shirt, sticker, and a special bag of goodies provided by area businesses. Caregivers and other walks - please check-in at Registration.

7:30-8:45 AM Entertainment

Enjoy music provided by SpinDrift Entertainment, bring your kids (sidewalk chalk, temporary tattoos, face painting, coloring), do some shoping at our Pink Store, vote for your favorite Strides team bra in our Bra-Design Contest, and sign the Wall of Hope

8:45 AM Survivor Photo

All Survivors will meet by the Wall of Hope to take this year's Survivor Photo. Photo will be shared on our Facebook page for you to download.

8:50 AM Warm Up

Get your feet moving with Pure Fitness 4 You

9:00 AM Opening Ceremony

Nick Grunseth (WQOW-18) will be hosting our Making Strides Opening Ceremony this year. Learn what the American Cancer Society is doing to save more lives and create a world free from the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer.

9:30-11:00 AM Walk

Enjoy the three mile walk from the State Theatre taking the bike path from Phoenix Park towards Carson Park, loop around Carson Park and back the way you came


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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 Eau Claire.

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. Shining Star Tammy Jaenke - $1,279.00
  2. Super Strider Making Strides Donor Tracy Moe - $717.00
  3. Super Strider Making Strides Donor Lisa Morley - $602.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. TEAM BRAVO - $1,819.00
  2. Mammo-grammies - $1,279.00
  3. PARADISE MASSAGE - $1,210.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Marshfield Clinic       ($1,182.00)
  2 -  TJX WAVE LP - Homegoods, TJ Maxx, Marshalls       ($1,001.00)
  3 -  Weight Watchers       ($735.00)


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