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 want to be completely prepared and in […]
The Bert Show Joins the 2-Day Walk as 2016 Media Sponsor!
We are so excited to announce that Q100’s The Bert Show will be joining us as the 2016 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer official Media Sponsor! Cast members will be hitting the sidewalks with their fellow 2-Day Walkers, recruiting a Q100 2-Day Walking Team, getting you pumped with music from the Q100 vehicle along the […]
Need New PJ’s for 2-Day Walk Weekend Saturday Night Dinner?
“Treat yo’self” to some new pj’s to wear to the 2016 2-Day Walk Saturday Night Dinner! For all our 2-Day Rookies who don’t already know- our Saturday Night Dinner celebration is a pajama party! You get to come down in your comfy pjs and slippers, enjoy a good meal, and celebrate all the money we’ve […]
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 Crew Member, and is well acquainted with being the man […]
Tip of the Week- Double Your Donations With Matching Gifts!
One of the easiest ways to increase your donations as you fundraise for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is to utilize the many Matching Gift programs offered by companies to their employees. Your donors can check with their employers (Human Resources is typically where they should ask) to verify whether or not their […]
Save Your Feet! Foot Care Tips from Ankle & Foot Centers of Georgia
Ankle & Foot Centers of Georgia provide Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer walkers with podiatry 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 fun, but the […]
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 any 2-Day Rookies reading this). Perhaps, […]
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 family member. Sometimes they walk […]
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 Journey’s 2015 Hall of Fame. She’s none other […]
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 is responsible for […]
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 charitable cause, like your 2-Day Walker or […]
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 your friends and neighbors- kids’, teens, women’s clothing, etc., […]