Making Strides of Greater Portland

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Team Think Pink is a team of future nurses looking to become a part of an amazing fundraiser looking to aid in finding research for those who are in need of cancer treatments. We have all decided to write a summary of why each one of us has joined the movement!
 
Hayley: I am so excited to be a part of this charity as cancer is a major variable in my family that I have seen too many loved ones go through. I think that through Making Strides I am able to give back and honor those who have had breast cancer, bladder cancer, ovarian cancer, etc. Please think about donating as this is an amazing cause!
 
Kadia: I wanted to join Team Think Pink because breast cancer is such an important cause. I know people who have had different types of cancer and it is never easy for them or their loved ones. Raising money and taking part in events like the Making Strides Walk are great ways to help people recover from cancer!
 
Even though we all have our own reasons for joining Making Strides, we'll take down breast cancer because we're in it together. Our team is fundraising for the American Cancer Society's support services and lifesaving research. We have all made it our goal to honor all of those we know who have been impacted by cancer during our walk. On our personal pages, we have included the names of those people.
 
Believe us, every dollar really does count, so we're asking for your help. Please donate or join our team today, because together we can end breast cancer.

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Super Strider I made a personal gift Hayley Vecchione $654.75
Riley Hayward $0.00
Allyssa Hickey $0.00
Fabulous Fundraiser Kadia Thompson $180.00
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Team Think Pink is a team of future nurses looking to become a part of an amazing fundraiser looking to aid in finding research for those who are in need of cancer treatments. We have all decided to write a summary of why each one of us has joined the movement!
 
Hayley: I am so excited to be a part of this charity as cancer is a major variable in my family that I have seen too many loved ones go through. I think that through Making Strides I am able to give back and honor those who have had breast cancer, bladder cancer, ovarian cancer, etc. Please think about donating as this is an amazing cause!
 
Kadia: I wanted to join Team Think Pink because breast cancer is such an important cause. I know people who have had different types of cancer and it is never easy for them or their loved ones. Raising money and taking part in events like the Making Strides Walk are great ways to help people recover from cancer!
 
Even though we all have our own reasons for joining Making Strides, we'll take down breast cancer because we're in it together. Our team is fundraising for the American Cancer Society's support services and lifesaving research. We have all made it our goal to honor all of those we know who have been impacted by cancer during our walk. On our personal pages, we have included the names of those people.
 
Believe us, every dollar really does count, so we're asking for your help. Please donate or join our team today, because together we can end breast cancer.

Thank You to All The Donors

Thank you for fueling the American Cancer Society's fight against cancer.

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Event Details

Date: Sunday, October 16, 2022

Location: Cape Elizabeth, ME

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How Fundraising Impacts Your Community

Cancer hits far too close to home, so the funds you raise will help do the same. Through services and resources like free rides to chemo, free places to stay near hospitals, and a live 24/7 helpline, cancer patients and their families will feel the love. Here’s how recent money raised has been put to incredible uses.

As of January 2022, we have invested $71 M for potentially lifesaving breast cancer specific research grants.

We have received over 250,000 calls and chats from patients and caregivers seeking support in 2021

Cancer patients benefited from ACS transportation support through our Road TO Recovery program and transportation grants in 2021, with nearly 229,000 rides provided.

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Many thanks to our generous sponsors for fueling the American Cancer Society's fight against breast cancer.

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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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