2-Day Walk Blog
2014 Cheering Stations
Cheering Stations for the 2014 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 FOR PRINTABLE VERSION Saturday, October 11, 2014 Irwin Street Market 660 Irwin St. Atlanta, […]
Register for the 2014 Survivor Victory Lap
Sunday, October 12th from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm The Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer Survivor Victory Lap is our way of celebrating and honoring breast cancer survivors. Breast cancer survivors are invited to lead the rest of the Atlanta 2-Day Walkers from our final B’Rest Stop into Closing Ceremonies. Breast cancer survivors who are […]
Kroger Community Rewards Program for It’s The Journey!
You can support breast health in the state of Georgia just by shopping at Kroger! It’s The Journey is now participating in Kroger’s Community Rewards Program, where they give a portion of grocery sales to non-profit organizations. All you have to do is sign up! Here’s how: 1. Go to krogercommnuityrewards.com. 2. If you already […]
Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer 2014 Route
Saturday AM Route View Larger Map In Seperate Window Saturday PM Route View Larger Map Sunday AM Route View Larger Map Please note that the 2014 2-Day Walk Route will change in the coming months. We will update as needed.
Your 2-Day Walker Page
Interested in what all those little pink buttons at the top of your personal page do? Look no further- you can edit your story and add photos, send e-mails, see who donated to you, and more- Learn how below! “My Webpage” Tab On this tab you can personalize your URL, change your personal page header, upload […]
Double YOUR Donation!
One of the easiest ways to increase your donations as you fund raise for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is to utilize the many Matching Gifts programs offered by companies to their employees. Have you checked to see if your own company offers to match your charitable giving? You can capitalize on this […]
Save Your Feet! Foot Care Tips from the Experts
Ankle and Foot Centers of Georgia provide the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer walkers with foot care every year, and here are their top pointers for AVOIDING a trip to see them during this year’s 2-Day Walk! By Dr. Kevin Pearson Picking out the perfect outfit for your 2-Day Walk is a lot of […]
Grantee Highlight: St. Joseph’s Mercy Care Services
St. Joseph’s Mercy Care Services is one of It’s The Journey’s oldest partners. For 9 years, funds raised from the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer have contributed to SJMCS Breast and Cervical Cancer Program, which provides education, screening, diagnostics, treatment, and support services for women who would not otherwise be able to afford them. […]
Where to Walk in Atlanta
On the 2014 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, you will experience every type of terrain that walking in Atlanta has to offer. In order to train properly for what you will experience on your 2-Day, 30 mile journey, here is a list of walking trails in and around Atlanta that will provide you not […]
It’s The Journey Special Grant Awards!
Last week, we had the great honor to present $600,000 dollars to 22 breast health and breast cancer programs all over Georgia. These funds are the result of the dedication and passion of the nearly 800 walkers and hundreds of volunteers at the 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer. One of our favorite moments […]
Randi Passoff Spirit Award Winner: Cassie Brown
Since Cassie Brown became involved with the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer in 2010, she has seen it from almost every angle you can- as a walker, as a B’Rest Stop crew member, as a moto rider, and now, as a breast cancer survivor. Cassie’s best friend and long time 2-Day crew member, Kerri […]
A 2-Day Love Story
Jennifer Daria is a nurse and a dedicated Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer participant. Her aunt is a breast cancer survivor, and as a nurse, Jennifer regularly sees people who have had their lives utterly changed by breast cancer. Her twin sister and teammate, Julie Franklin, had a good friend pass away from breast […]