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Making Strides of Greater Lakes

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Registration: 8:30 a.m. Walk: 10:00 a.m.

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915 N Main St, Laconia, NH Map it

35 teams and 246 participants have raised $31,659.30

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



Our event was a HUGE success. Thank you to our survivors, our participants, our team leaders, our sponsors, and the volunteer planning committee for coming together and making this a wonderful event!

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thank you event end 38 Teams and 353 Participants came together to raise awareness to breast cancer and make a huge impact by raising $53,107.80.



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.

Follow us on Facebook! Check out our two new favorite weekly posts: 'Why I Walk Wednesday' where participants will be featured each Wednesday with the reasons they choose to walk with us, and 'Fundraising Friday' to provide tips and tricks for fundraising so we can all meet our goals!

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 Greater Lakes.

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:

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Top Participants
  1. Champion of Hope Making Strides Donor Diane Skilling - $2,310.00
  2. Champion of Hope Making Strides Donor Teri Higgins - $2,276.00
  3. Champion of Hope Vicki Fournier - $1,780.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. The 'Di'-Namics - $8,156.00
  2. Bayside Believes - $4,230.00
  3. Fratello's Homestead Restaurants - $2,565.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  School Challenge       ($2,156.00)
  2 -  Salon Challenge       ($1,550.00)
  3 -  Meredith Village Savings Bank       ($320.00)


Contact Your Volunteer Planning Committee & Chelsea Paradore:

(603) 471-4148

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