Making Strides is a celebration of survivorship, an occassion to express hope and a shared goal to end a disease that threatens so many people.
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. It is not a race; it is a celebration of survivorship, an occassion to express hope and a shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people we love. This non-competitive 5k (3.1 mile) walk raises money for breast cancer research, education, advocacy, and patient sevices.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting nearly 300 communities to fund the fight. Making Strides walkers turn awareness into action by raising more than $60 million each year to save lives from breast cancer.