Make Strides Against Breast Cancer Saturday
Tomorrow, Saturday, October 19, is the 22nd annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk through Grand Rapids.
With money raised going to ground breaking research, and to support programs such as Road to Recovery that provides rides to treatment for those who do not have one. Also the Reach to Recovery which is a one on one mentoring program pairing a survivor with a newly diagnosed patient the help in navigating the tough stuff. They assist with wigs, and support the Hope Lodge, the ONLY Hope Lodge in the State, offering free lodging with all the comforts of home to those who live far away from their treatment here.
The walk, about 2-miles through downtown GR, begins at 8:30 am with registration, entertainment and the like, with walking beginning at 10 am, is at Rosa Parks Circle.
You can still sign up online at www.makingstrideswalk.org/grandrapidsmi, sign up when you come down for the walk.