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Making Strides of St Louis

Saturday, October 22, 2016

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

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Forest Park - Lower Muny Lot
1 Theatre Dr, Saint Louis, MO Map it

175 teams and 1,448 participants have raised $250,800.44

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.

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 St Louis.

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.


Thank you to those who walked at our 8th annual

Making Strides of St. Louis!

Because of you and your generocity, Making Strides of St. Louis raised an incredible $325,000 and welcomed nearly 7,000 walkers! We are so honored to have all of you support our mission - and because of you - we can continue to give more funds to our research and patient programs - benefitting those that need it most when they are diagnosed. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you! 

If you have post walk donations to still turn in, please send them to:

American Cancer Society
Making Strides STL/ Team Name/ Participant Name
4207 Lindell Blvd. 
St. Louis, MO 63108


Thank you to our 9 Portraits of Hope who have shared their stories, and their journey with each of you - we are so appreciative for your strength, your courage and your positive outlook! 

Click photo or this link to view our 2016 Portraits of Hope Promo Video:

Portraits of Hope

Real Men Wear Pink of St. Louis is going strong until November 10th!! Support your favorite candidate by clicking on the image below! 

We have 40 Real Men that have signed on to raise funds, wear pink during the month of October, and share their message within their network!

RMWP Logo 


Learn more about our day of event activities, logistics & team challenges by "LIKING" us on Facebook. 

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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 Making Strides Donor Barbara Bartelsmeyer - $10,500.32
  2. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Brian Bonfanti - $9,380.00
  3. Making Strides Silver Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Jodi Browell - $5,521.84

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. J Walkers - $20,941.05
  2. Bridgets Brigade - $20,175.00
  3. Jim Butler Chevrolet - $12,489.55

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Chevrolet Dealerships       ($12,489.55)
  2 -  IBEW       ($8,901.53)
  3 -  Reliance Bank       ($5,387.89)


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(314) 286-8185

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