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Making Strides of North Conway

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Registration: 9 a.m. Opening then Walk: 10 a.m.

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2892 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, NH Map it

32 teams and 296 participants have raised $50,038.77

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

Tomorrow is #Giving Tuesday – November 29 a global day of giving. It’s one day a year when people nationwide are focused on giving back to causes they love.  Let’s use this momentum to share our passion for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.  What a great day to push your fundraising over the top!  


Thank you for a terrific and successful event. Yes, you may continue to fund-raise & submit those donations to the Bedford, NH office. You all, along with our corporate sponsors and RMWP Ambassadors exceeded goal raising $78,500 so far. Congrats !!

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What a GREAT event! $75,768 raised!!
crowd of about 375 w/ 320 registered participants and 48 registered survivors - $78,500 raised to date.  Successes!

Awards at the event:
Top individual not on a team - Rebecca Connors $3,200
Top individual on a team - Heidi Shellmer - $20,816

Top Teams
3rd place - Team Chalmers $5,213.35
2nd place - Team Kathleen $7,905
1st place -  Stonehurst Manor $21,776

PACESETTERS - raised more than $2500
Heidi Shellmer
Becky Connors
Micki Merritt

Everyone did a fabulous job. You have so much to be proud of! Our event definitely grew from last year and we exceeded many goals. We'd love to see comments, so please share. Also we'd love to add pictures to the 2016 album. Our event grew from last year!!

Congratulations! Happy Dance! Well done all!

It's here!  Our event weekend.  Your volunteer leadership team can't wait to see you on Sunday. The weather looks fabulous, we have a bunch of new things happening and a great time planned.  For the day of program handout (click) we'll have copies for you and for the walk route (click) See you at 9AM for activities, merchandise store, and registration if you need to.  Thank you for your support and involvement.  We think it'll be a fabulous experience.  The leadership team has worked hard to give you an inspiring, memorable walk.  

For your convenience:  Here's a blank donation listing to print and use to track your gifts - click here


We know October is just around the corner.  Reach out and we'll help.  

Ask about pink ribbon pin-up cards, mobile app, linking to FB etc.  


Sweet incentive thank you for those raising $100. 

100 incentive

Sweet incentive thank you for those raising $500.  



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If you have offline donations, please send them to: 

American Cancer Society 
Making Strides – North Conway
Two Commerce Drive, Suite 110
Bedford, NH 03110 

Include "Making Strides – North Conway, your team name and participant name", if applicable. or
call 1-603.763.4432 or 1-800-227-2345



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 North Conway.

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 Gold Pacesetter Heidi Shellmer - $20,816.00
  2. Making Strides Pacesetter Micki Merritt - $4,235.00
  3. Shining Star Making Strides Donor Melanie Sleime - $1,075.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Stonehurst Manor - $21,776.00
  2. Team Kathleen - $6,300.00
  3. Team Chalmers Insurance Group - $5,237.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Memorial Hospital       ($3,883.85)
  2 -  Chick Lumber       ($415.00)
  3 -  The White Mountain Hotel & Resort       ($50.00)


Contact Your Volunteer Planning Committee & Pamela Ritchie:

(603) 763-4432

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