2-Day Walk Blog

Tips to Dress Comfortably for the 2-Day Walk

Today's blog on dressing for the 2-Day Walk comes from our partners at Boxercraft!  The Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is fast approaching. You are now training to be ready to take on this 30 mile journey, raising funds and being a part of an amazing cause. You...

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2-Day Crew Spotlight: John Vaughan

Right hands- they’re important. They’re especially important when you’re trying to keep 1,000 2-Day Walkers safe, on path, and having a good time. And for 2-Day Walk Crew Directors, Buzz Glover and Adina Fink, John Vaughan is that right hand. John is a veteran 2-Day...

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2-Day Crew Spotlight: Jill Easton

You see it at the top of the next intersection... a glorious white square with a 2-Day Walk logo and a black arrow that you know in your heart of hearts will lead you to blister relief, a port-a-pottie, and if you’re lucky, some “2-Day Crack” (PB&J Grahams , for...

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2-Day Fundraising Tip of the Week- Teen Fundraisers

It’s The Journey is proud to say that our walkers include a wide range of people from all walks and stages of life. In 2015, we had over 70 student walkers, and we love having so many young people involved! Sometimes they walk to support their mother, aunt, or other...

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2-Day Crew Spotlight: Susan Droege

If a certain woman on the 2-Day Crew secretly owned a golden lasso and an invisible plane, not one of our staff members would be surprised. She’s the Event Services Captain, a frequent, beloved presence and volunteer at the 2-Day office, and a member of It’s The...

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2-Day Crew Spotlight: Adina Fink

Crew Director Adina Fink has been a beloved staple of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer for quite some time. If we were to give her a motto, it’d have to be “Work, Work, Work, Work, Work,” ‘cause our girl Adina knows how to get stuff done! As Crew Director, she...

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2-Day Tip of the Week: Restaurant Fundraisers

One of the most popular fundraisers we hear our 2-Day Walkers ask about is the restaurant fundraiser. You’ve seen them around town, maybe been to one for your child’s school. For 2-4 hours on a given night, a local restaurant donates a portion of every meal to a...

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2-Day Fundraising Tip of the Week: Clothing Swaps

Hosting a clothing swap is an incredible way to generate support for your 2016 2-Day Fundraising! It's spring- people want to clean out their closets and freshen up their wardrobes! To get started, simply select the theme that you think would be of most interest to...

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Fundraising Tip of the Week- Neighborhood Field Day

Now that spring is here, it's the perfect time to set up some creative outdoor fundraisers for your 2-Day Walker account! One of our favorite ideas is a Neighborhood Field Day/Block Party. You set up great yard games like corn hole, volleyball, sack races, relay...

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2-Day Survivor Spotlight: Lisa Pugsley

As a registered nurse and member of a family with a long line of breast cancer diagnoses, Lisa Pugsley was no stranger to breast cancer. Pugsley had long shown her support via 5K’s and other fundraisers, even growing out and donating her hair to an organization that...

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2-Day Crew Spotlight: Buzz Glover

You may know him as "Lucky Pink Boxers Man." Perhaps you call him, "Safety Speech Dude?" He's the face that launches 1,000 2-Day Walkers. The man, the myth, the legend- our very own Mr. Buzz Glover, 2-Day Crew Director! You see him everywhere during the 2-Day Walk...

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2-Day Survivor Spotlight- Julia Arce

Walk, Survive, Walk Julia Arce's Breast Cancer Journey Comes Full Circle Julia Arce had always been healthy and active, which is why fifteen years ago when a member of her marathon training group suggested that they volunteer at a breast cancer charity walk, she...

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2-Day Fundraising Tip of the Week- Super Bowl Squares!

Looking for something fun to spice up your 2-Day Walk fundraising? 2-Day Team "Got Pink?" and Team Captain Mary Klenk just scored a major win with their "Super Bowl Squares!" Everyone loves the thrill of the win, and this simple pool could be adapted to any upcoming...

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