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Making Strides of Providence

Sunday, October 16, 2016

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

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Downtown Providence
2 Kennedy Plz, Providence, RI Map it

431 teams and 3,178 participants have raised $387,571.62

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

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Thank you to all 15,000 of our participants who came out to support this year's Making Strides of Providence! We've raised $550,000 and we cannot thank you all enough for your time, dedication and committment to putting an end to the pain and suffering caused by breast cancer!

Few Important Reminders:

There is still time to fundraise and turn in your donations!

Mailing Donations:  We welcome participants to mail donations to Making Strides, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886. Please include a note stating the team name and participant name for whom these donations are being made. Donations mailed in and made online will be accepted until December 31, 2016 for the 2016 event.

Matching Gifts: Don't forget to ask your human resources or personnel department if your company has a matching funds program. If so, simply get a form, fill it out, and pass it in at registration. Double your money!

New this year is our High School Challenge! Click the button below for more information!

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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.



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 Dianne Fonseca - $66,578.45
  2. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Paul Masse - $10,000.00
  3. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Maxine Richman - $7,965.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Chevrolet Dealerships       ($16,885.00)
  2 -  International Packaging Corporation       ($8,398.00)
  3 -  High School Challenge       ($7,947.28)


Contact Kelley Lord or Kelsey Newton:

(401) 243-2604

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