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Making Strides of Detroit

Saturday, October 08, 2016

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

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648 teams and 4,526 participants have raised $1,234,288.23

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 hope the walk filled you with PASSION! We're determined to make this breast cancer's last century. It's this passion that drives us to walk in and raise money for Making Strides. Passion for those we wish we could have back in our lives, for those fighting the disease today, and for a tomorrow without breast cancer.

While the walk might be over, we still have 3 weeks left in October to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 

 Each week this month we will be awarding one gift card to the TOP ONLINE fundraiser each week. 

  • $50 Belle Tire Gift Card
  • $50 PF Chang's Gift Card
  • One-night stay for two at The Dearborn Inn

Donations can be turned in until December 31st to count towards your 2016 team/individual goals.

Please mail checks made out to "American Cancer Society" to:

American Cancer Society
MSABC Detroit
20450 Civic Center Dr.
Southfield, MI 48076 


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 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 Detroit Presented by The Kroger Co. of Michigan .

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.

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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 Larry Gaynor - $61,500.00
  2. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Making Strides Donor Lisa H. Beck - $12,744.00
  3. Making Strides Gold Pacesetter Commonwealth // McCann Detroit - $12,000.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! tng worldwide - $119,129.00
  2. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! Team Chevrolet: Driven to Stride - $29,893.00
  3. Making Strides Pacesetter Team! GM Information Technology - $25,473.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  tng worldwide       ($119,129.00)
  2 -  The Suburban Collection       ($74,771.74)
  3 -  General Motors       ($73,465.09)


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