2-Day Walk Blog
Join ITJ for “A Cure In Our Lifetime” Breakfast!
Join us on March 30th at the Cherokee Town Club at 9:00 am for A Cure in Our Lifetime- a spring charity breakfast benefiting It’s The Journey. The event is hosted by 2-Day Walkers Jennifer Fink and Jody Goldstein. Guest speaker Geralyn Lucas is an award-winning television producer, author, lecturer, women’s health advocate, and a 20 […]
2-Day Tip of the Week: Taking Advantage of End of the Year Giving
As we rocket toward the holiday season, working on your fundraising for 2016 is often the last thing on your mind. You may be missing out on some of the most generous donations available that can be remarkably easy to obtain- end of the year (EOY) giving. Donors give 80% larger gifts on average in December […]
“Fore The Cure” Raises Over $33,500 for It’s The Journey
LOCAL INDIAN HILLS RESIDENTS RAISE OVER $33,500 “FOR THE CURE” On Tuesday, October 13, the sun rose high over Indian Hills Country Club’s beautiful green, a perfect day to golf “Fore the Cure.” Kathy Bovey Bartelme and Helen Hvizdak, long-time local residents and IHCC members, organized the golf tournament and partnered with It’s The […]
Art Institute of Atlanta Students Host Charity Concert for It’s The Journey
On Thursday, October 29th, students from the Art Institutes of Atlanta put on Music for the Cure- a breast cancer awareness concert benefiting It’s The Journey. The concert and reception were the culmination of a month-long effort by students to raise money through bake sales and other on-campus events. A student led effort supported by […]
It’s The Journey Recognized as 4-Star Breast Cancer Charity
Personal and fiscal integrity are of the utmost importance to us, which is why we are so proud to be recognized as a 4-star breast cancer charity by Charity Navigator! If you’re looking for a breast cancer organization you can feel confident in supporting during the month of October (and beyond!), It’s The Journey would […]
2015 Cheering Stations
Cheering Stations for the 2015 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer are here! Friends, family, and coworkers are invited to come out and encourage 2-Day Walkers at these designated areas. Bring signs, wear pink, and get ready to cheer! Click Here to Download a Copy of the 2015 Cheering Stations Saturday, October 3 Irwin Street […]
2015 2-Day Walk Route Has Been Released!
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Training for the 2-Day in the Summertime
From our friends at Fleet Feet Sports, adapted for Atlanta 2-Day Walkers Summer can be a pretty humbling season for most walkers. When the mercury soars, even an easy pace over a short distance can feel tough. And a challenging distance can feel impossible. It’s important not to take the heat personally; when temperatures rise, […]
The 2-Day Walk is Hiring!
Communications Manager POSITION SUMMARY: The Communications Manager, reporting to the Executive Director, will have full responsibility for overseeing external communications, voice and branding, advertising, and public relations for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer. This position is responsible for the development and implementation of a marketing and communications strategy and is responsible for the […]
2-Day Walker Profile: Lynda Cordle
Lynda Cordle will walk the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer for the sixth time this year, October 3-4, 2015. Her journey fighting for breast cancer programs in Georgia began in 2003, when she moved from St. Petersburg, Florida to Buckhead to help her twin sister through a separation. When Lynda drove in the parking […]
IT’S THE JOURNEY AWARDS $820,000 TO GEORGIA BREAST CANCER PROGRAMS
ATLANTA, March 3, 2015– Last evening, It’s The Journey, Inc. awarded grants totaling $820,000 to 28 breast cancer programs across Georgia. It’s The Journey, producer of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, provides grants annually for Georgia programs that focus on breast cancer screening, early detection, genetic counseling, and wellness. The funds for these […]
A 2-Day Love Story
If you participated in the 2014 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, you might remember a special proposal that happened near the finish line. We reached out to Kayla McJunkin, subject of our newest 2-Day Love Story, to fill us in on that special day! Why did you decide to participate in the Atlanta 2-Day […]