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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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2 Kennedy Plz, Providence, RI Map it

77 teams and 188 participants have raised $54,971

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.

This year's event is off to a great start! Join us at our annual Kickoff Celebration to learn more about how you can get involved in the fight against breast cancer! Click the Kickoff image below!


MSABC CY16 NA Kickoff Banner



New Updates!

New this year, a High School Challenge!

Our High School Challenge is a fun and easy way for school leaders to encourage students to become involved in our communities, especially around an important cause that unfortunately touches so many. Interested? It's easy!

The Making Strides School Challenge Top Fundraising Team will be recognized for their efforts at the 2016 Making Strides of Providence, representing the largest one day walk to fight breast cancer in the state and in the nation. All funds must be raised before MIDNIGHT on October 14, 2016. 

Click on the button below and sign up your high school team and begin fundraising!

High School Challenge Button


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 Providence.

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.

Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Dianne Fonseca - $45,693.00
  2. Super Strider Making Strides Donor Melissa Tucci - $950.00
  3. Super Strider Making Strides Donor Lynne Costa - $620.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! Keeping the Pace With Dianne - $45,693.00
  2. Hilb Group of New England - Cornerstone|Gencorp - $1,680.00
  3. Tucci - $1,010.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Chevrolet Dealerships       ($550.00)
  2 -  High School Challenge       ($35.00)
  3 -  Dryvit Systems Inc.       ($25.00)


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(401) 243-2648

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