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Making Strides of Hawaii

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Registration: 6-7 a.m. Rolling Start: 7-8 a.m.

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Ke`ehi Lagoon Beach Park
465 Lagoon Dr, Honolulu, HI Map it

202 teams and 2,048 participants have raised $162,435.80

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.

ICON - Team Leader Info w/ Ribbon ICON - Fundraisers w/ Ribbon



CHALLENGE - 2016-11-28 - Get to Goal YETI Cup Challenge CHALLENGE - 2016-11-08 - Pink YETI Cup

Help us reach our goal of $220,000 by continuing to fundraise and making the ask to those who haven't responded yet or haven't yet been asked.  If every registered participant raised $25 more, we would reach goal!

So, for every $25 a participant raises between 5:00 PM HT on Friday, November 18 thru 11:59 PM HT on Sunday, November 27, participant will receive one drawing entry to win a 30 oz. PINK Powder-cated YETI Cup with 100% Leakproof Lid!

MORE WAYS TO WIN:  The first 20 participants to raise $25 will automatically win a Making Strides blinkie button.  Also, the participant who raises the most donations during this period will automatically win a customized hot pink powder-coated 30-oz Yeti Cup!

(NEW INFO ADDED 11/23/16)  Because of our Thanksgiving weekend office closure, offline check or cash donations will be accepted through Tuesday, November 29 to qualify for this challenge.  Mail or drop off your checks or cash to:

American Cancer Society


2370 Nuuanu Ave

Honolulu, HI  96817



Those who qualified as an ndividual by fundraising at least $500 or as a team leader whose team fundraised at least $1,000 by November 8, 2016 should have been emailed a link to order your shirt.  If you believe you qualified and haven't received an email yet, please call Michelle at (808) 741-5854.

CHALLENGE - 2016-11-08 - I Believe in Pink Shirt



If you haven't yet turned in your donations, it's not too late.  We have more fundraising challenges to come within the next two months before our event year ends on December 31, so please don't wait!  Our current challenge is noted below:  "I Believe in Pink" T-shirt.  

Please mail in your checks or drop by your checks and cash to:

American Cancer Society


2370 Nuuanu Avenue

Honolulu, HI  96817

Please include the person and/or team to credit for your gifts.  Better yet ... simply print out an offline donation form by clicking on the "mail in your donation by check" form under the "DONATE NOW" button on your participant page and submit it with your check donations.

ICON - Offline Donation Form Link


Mahalo nui loa

to all for joining us on Saturday, October 22!

On a glorious Saturday morning, you danced ... you celebrated ...  you played ... you laughed ... you hugged!  Together with about 4,000 others, we have raised almost $185,000 so far!  THANK YOU for all you have done and continue to do!  

2016 - 1 - Arch   2016 - 2 - Survivors

2016 - 5 - Sponsor - ZTA   2016 - 3 - Sponsor - Enterprise

2016 - 6 - Team - Delta Sigma   2016 - 7 - ACS CAN

2016 - 8 - Team - Kalihi Palama   2016 - 9 - Activity - Photo Booth


Thank You to Our Amazing Flagship & Platinum Sponsors

for Supporting us this Year


Sponsor Logo - 0 - Hawaii News Now

Sponsor Logo - 0 - iHeartMedia             Sponsor Logo - 1 - Brett Hill Construction, Inc.


Sponsor Logo - 2 - Enterprise Rent-A-Car      Sponsor Logo - 3 - Hawaiian Electric Companies      Sponsor Logo - 3 - HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union

We are still looking for sponsors so if you're interested or know of someone who may be interested in sponsoring or donating to our event, please click here for more information or have them call Michelle Hashimoto at (808) 432-9163.  Thank you for spreading the word!


Know any ... REAL MEN WEAR PINK?

Real Men Wear Pink is a program of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.  We challenge men who do the following during the months of September through October:

1.  Fundraise at minimum of $1,000 (For those who are currently on Making Strides teams, your donations will be soft credited to your team's efforts as well)

2.  Wear pink throughout the month of October

3.  Raise awareness through your social networks

If you're interested in joining us, please call Michelle at (808) 432-9163.  It's not too late to join!

Thank you to two of our Real Men Wear Pink Steve Uyehara and Steven Ai for helping be our beacons of hope on September 15's Hawaii News Now Sunrise telecast.  Click here or below to here more about our Real Men Wear Pink program and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 3-mile walk program ... 

PUBLICITY - RMWP Sunrise Show w Steve U and Steven A

Thank you  Sponsor Logo - 00 - Hawaii News Now  for this opportunity!



Shirts can still be ordered through the end of the year.

ICON - Shirt Design

Cool new designs and shirt styles (i.e., V-neck, performance, long sleeve, and hoodies).  You can even upload your own logo or design your own shirt.  Prices for basic shirts start from $12.

Click here for pricing and the ordering instructions.

Click here to ORDER TODAY.  Please plan for a 3 week lead time.







Ever wanted to know about cancer facts and figures?  The American Cancer Society just released our annual update in January.  Please this easy to navigate Web site to drill down to your cancer-site interest, state, and/or demographics.

ICON - Cancer Stats Web site


Ke`ehi Lagoon Beach Park onto Lagoon Drive!

465 Lagoon Dr, Honolulu, HI  96819


Map of Route

Map of Oval


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 Hawaii.

4 - 2015 Pink Ladies on Bridge

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.

7 - 2015 Ladies in Black Holding Picture


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.

MSABC CY16 NA Kickoff Storybox

The kickoff is coming!
If you’re thinking of starting
a Making Strides team, the
kickoff is a great opportunity
to learn more. If you’ve
already decided that you
want to make a difference for
those facing breast cancer,
the kickoff will help you be
the most successful team
leader you can possibly be.
Don’t miss it.

POH        RMWP        COMM

Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Gregg Kodama - $5,650.00
  2. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Brett Hill - $5,000.00
  3. Champion of Hope Brian Burns - $1,958.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. BHCI PINK - $21,205.00
  2. JN Group, Inc. - $8,750.00
  3. Mid-Pacific Baseball & Friends - $8,330.01

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Brett Hill Construction, Inc.       ($21,205.00)
  2 -  Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo Rent A Car, and National Car Rental       ($11,793.08)
  3 -  JN Group, Inc.,       ($8,750.00)


Contact Michelle Hashimoto:

(808) 432-9163

or view Online Help