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10th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Presented by Duke Cancer Institute

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Registration: 8:00 a.m. Walk: 9:00 a.m.

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North Hills Mall
110 Main St at North Hills, Raleigh, NC Map it

27 teams and 59 participants have raised $1,868.29

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.

Our planning committee is looking for a theme for this year's event and we need your help! We are hosting a challenge to see what team/individual can create the best theme for our Making Strides walk this year. Please submit your submissions to 

Once we have narrowed down the finalists, we will be asking for you to vote for the winner. The person/team who submitted the winning theme will receive a Making Strides goodie bag and special recognition on walk day!

What fundraiser does your team have planned?  How can we support you and your team to reach success?

  • Send me an email letting me know when & where and I'll post it on the website

  • Post it on your Facebook page and share it.  The more people see that you are having a fundraiser, the more people will support your team.

  • Go to your personal page and send out an email to all your friends letting them know you are having a fundraiser.

  • Have you download the new FUNdraising app?  Follow these easy instructions (app) and then you can post donations to your fundraising's so EASY!



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 10th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Presented by Duke Cancer Institute.

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. Fabulous Fundraiser Making Strides Donor Michael Neumann - $230.00
  2. Fabulous Fundraiser Making Strides Donor Studio 113 Hair salon Clients - $179.00
  3. Fabulous Fundraiser Making Strides Donor Robert Schechner - $100.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Studio 113 Hair Salon - $249.00
  2. Big or Small, Save 'em All - $230.00
  3. The Advocates - $100.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  AAA - The Auto Club Group       ($100.00)
  2 -  Walmart       ($38.29)


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(919) 334-5241

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