Making Strides of Orlando Presented by Lexus of Winter Park

Music for Melons

Music for Melons is devoted to raising funds for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer by doing what we do best. Performing. The team's major supporters are filled with local artists in the Orlando Metro area who have opened their wallets and usetheir talents in support of this wonderful cause.

History

Music for Melons is a walking team in support of The American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k. The team was founded by breast cancer survivor, Angelyn Rhode, in 2011. After battling breast cancer in 2010, Angelyn wanted to do something for the community while also raising awareness and supporting future cancer research. What better way to do that than use her talents as a local artist and educator of theatre and music. Over the past 6 years, Music for Melons has performed over a dozen shows and raised over $30,000 by raising their voices together in song.Music for Melons is comprised of Central Florida artists who use their talents to raise money for the cure.

Why We Support the American Cancer Society

Saving lives from breast cancer starts one team, one walker, and one dollar at a time. We know that the American Cancer Society is the leader in the fight to end breast cancer. We know that supporting them will ensure that if you need someone to talk to anytime of the day or night, they’ll be there. If your friend is losing her hair from chemo, your mother needs a ride to treatment, or a loved one needs a place to stay when treatment is far from home, they will be there to help.

Put On Your Pink Bra and join us as we Celebrate Life Through the Arts!

Music for Melons - Join Team Raised
Silver Pacesetter I made a personal gift Angelyn Rhode $7,104.00
Kristen Bozard $0.00
Holly Eskin Lesnick $0.00
Allison King $0.00
Fabulous Fundraiser Marisol LaBoy $150.00
Aiden Lesnick $0.00
Anna Lesnick $0.00
Will Lesnick $0.00
Marianne Ling $20.00
Rising Star I made a personal gift Jonathan Lynch $80.00
Kathy Lynch $0.00
Rising Star I made a personal gift Anne Marie $25.00
Rising Star I made a personal gift Denise Scholle $75.00
Pink Powerhouse I made a personal gift Lucy Yarbrough $480.00
Team Gifts $291.00
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We’ve raised $8,225
Our Goal $15,000.00
#9 out of 833 teams

Our Event

Orlando Presented by Lexus of Winter Park
Saturday, October 28, 2017

Why We Support
American Cancer Society by Making Strides

Music for Melons is devoted to raising funds for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer by doing what we do best. Performing. The team's major supporters are filled with local artists in the Orlando Metro area who have opened their wallets and usetheir talents in support of this wonderful cause.

History

Music for Melons is a walking team in support of The American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k. The team was founded by breast cancer survivor, Angelyn Rhode, in 2011. After battling breast cancer in 2010, Angelyn wanted to do something for the community while also raising awareness and supporting future cancer research. What better way to do that than use her talents as a local artist and educator of theatre and music. Over the past 6 years, Music for Melons has performed over a dozen shows and raised over $30,000 by raising their voices together in song.Music for Melons is comprised of Central Florida artists who use their talents to raise money for the cure.

Why We Support the American Cancer Society

Saving lives from breast cancer starts one team, one walker, and one dollar at a time. We know that the American Cancer Society is the leader in the fight to end breast cancer. We know that supporting them will ensure that if you need someone to talk to anytime of the day or night, they’ll be there. If your friend is losing her hair from chemo, your mother needs a ride to treatment, or a loved one needs a place to stay when treatment is far from home, they will be there to help.

Put On Your Pink Bra and join us as we Celebrate Life Through the Arts!

Team Members

Thank You Donors

  1. From Amount
Top Donors
  1. AG 
  2. Alissa J Rhode 
  3. Allison King$25
  4. Angel Park 
  5. Anne Marie$25
  6. Annual Fundraiser$210
  7. Anonymous 
  8. Anonymous 
  9. Anonymous 
  10. Anonymous 
  11. Anonymous$20
  12. Anonymous$20
  13. Anonymous$15
  14. Anthony Dellzedico$20
  15. Arlene Weigand$20
  16. ARod 
  17. Ashton$25
  18. Barbara Schuelke$100
  19. Bethany McGaughy$35
  20. Billy Williamson$40
  21. Cami Clair$10
  22. Christine Sause$5
  23. Christmas in Otv$635
  24. Christopher Puccio$15
  25. Demetra Wadley$45
  26. Denise Scholle$10
  27. Donna MacNichol$45
  28. Edisney Pardo$15
  29. Edward Ng$15
  30. Eileen Antonescu$25
  31. Eileen Antonescu$15
  32. Emily Shea$20
  33. Fall 2017 Fundraiser$2,800
  34. Grow and Sing Studios$50
  35. Irish Andrews$20
  36. James Kaplan$35
  37. Janet Rhode$200
  38. Jannelle Means 
  39. Jared Longiakdo$15
  40. Jessica Manthe 
  41. Jill Gerry$20
  42. John, Bridget, Claire, & Maddie 
  43. Jon Lynch$1
  44. Jonathan Lynch$25
  45. Judith M Gill$25
  46. Juliana, Edurne & Jose 
  47. Katrina Lynch$1
  48. Kerry Kreusch$50
  49. Kindermusik Families$33
  50. Krista Cook$15
  51. Laura Moehr 
  52. Leslie Tomelsek$45
  53. Lisa Brooks$100
  54. Lucy Yarbrough$25
  55. Lucy Yarbrough 
  56. LuLaRoe Angelyn Rhode$315
  57. Marianne Ling$20
  58. Marie-Vanel Borderon 
  59. Marv and O'Linda Anderson$50
  60. Matthew Chin 
  61. Michael Gerry$60
  62. Michelle Filippelli$20
  63. Michelle Reeves$15
  64. Molly Rhode 
  65. Mr. Dustin R Scaife$50
  66. Ms. Lori Cole$35
  67. Ms. Patti Sharkey LPN$25
  68. Ms. Vickie A Hackney$35
  69. Nicholas Murphy$15
  70. Nick MacNichol$30
  71. Nilario LaBoy$20
  72. NVR, Inc.$80
  73. OTV Homeowners Association$640
  74. Psychcare Services$250
  75. Rhonda Rae & Bill Busch$50
  76. Riki L. Spahn 
  77. Rodrikca Stanley$15
  78. Shaelene Ross$15
  79. Shari Brown$20
  80. Sheryl Anderson$100
  81. Spensyr Krebsbach$15
  82. Tammy Abbott$100
  83. Terryll Blom$15
  84. The Ferreira Family$100
  85. The Gagliardi Family$100
  86. The Huffmans 
  87. The Niemann Family 
  88. The Shaffer Family$50
  89. Thomas Renaud$10
  90. Tommy Yarbrough 
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How You're Helping
Save Lives From Breast Cancer

Thanks to the support of so many, the American Cancer Society is there for everyone in every community touched by breast cancer. Including those who are currently dealing with a breast cancer diagnosis, those who may face diagnosis in the future, and those who may avoid a diagnosis altogether thanks to education and risk reduction.

invested in breast
cancer grants

$ 74 million

patient service
requests fulfilled

75 thousand

one-to-one support
services provided to
breast cancer patients

11 thousand
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Welcome to our Team Page. We’ve formed a team because this cause is important to us. We want to help. And walking and raising money in our local American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event is the best way we can do that. We all have different reasons for participating but we share a determination to help save lives from breast cancer.

There are so many ways that the money our team raises helps. It’s helping fund innovative research. It’s providing free information for people dealing with the disease. It’s providing rides to treatment and places to stay for people who have to seek treatment far from home. In short, our money is helping save lives. Consider donating to our team and helping advance the cause.

How We Support the American Cancer Society

Of course we walk in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event. And we solicit donations from family, friends, and other supporters. But we also schedule fundraisers in lead-up to the big event. Bake-sales, car washes, and countless other types of events. And we promote those on social media, through Facebook and Twitter, by word of mouth, and through flyers at work and around the neighborhood. The success of fundraising events depends on two things - hard work and getting the word out. And we're out to do both. Keep an eye out for our fundraising events.

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