Highlights from the 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, October 5-6, 2013
2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk Cheering Stations
Cheering Stations for the 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer are here! Invite your friends and families to come cheer for and support you at these designated Cheering Stations along the route! CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE VERSION Saturday, October 5th Fishburne Parking Deck (free on Saturday) 1672 N Decatur Road Atlanta, GA 30322 […]
Dancing Competition to Benefit the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety & Northside Hospital are looking for volunteers to help them film their first ever entry into the Pink Glove Dance Competition! If they win, the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer will receive up to $25,000 for breast cancer programs in Georgia! Who: Anyone willing to dance and get […]
Silent Auction List & Information
We are so excited about our 1st Annual 2-Day Walk Silent Auction, and to get you excited too, here’s a teaser of some of the items that we will be offering on Saturday night, October 5th! 4 Southwest plane tickets to anywhere in the US 4 tickets to 6 Flags Over Georgia Pink guitar signed […]
“FUN”draising Checkpoint Basics What is “FUN”draising Checkpoint? It is a day for walkers to take care of all their fundraising needs such as turning in donations, transferring funds, signing Commitment Forms for a fundraising extension, or switching walker status. When is Fundraising Checkpoint? “FUN”draising Checkpoint is Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 7 AM to 12 […]
Register for the 2013 Survivor Victory Lap today!
What: The last 1/2 mile of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is led by those who have personally fought breast cancer. They lead our walkers into Closing Ceremonies in Atlantic Station to celebrate the achievement and impact of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer participants! Who: This Survivor Victory Lap is not limited to […]
2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk Route Released!
Are you ready for the 2-Day Walk Weekend? The 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is fast approaching, and we are getting really excited! You can look at the turn-by-turn Walk Route for the 2013 2-Day Walk here! Next week we will be releasing Cheering Stations with locations and times for supporters of our […]
Fundraising & Recruitment Tips from 2-Day’s Largest Team
Katie Barkley is a 5 year walker & team captain for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer’s largest team. Breasta Fiesta boasts 50 members this year and counting- an incredible feat both in terms of fundraising and walker recruitment. I caught up with Katie to talk about how she and Breasta Fiesta’s strategies might […]
How to Communicate Your Cause
If you are nervous about fundraising, you are not alone. It can feel awkward and uncomfortable to ask your friends, family, and coworkers for money, but if you follow these easy fundraising steps, we think you will see a growth in your asking confidence and in your donations. Get ready! Address a need. A woman […]
10 Fundraising Ideas for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
If you are having trouble getting excited about fundraising, try these fun ways to rally people to your cause and have a good time doing it! 1. Restaurant Fundraiser Many restaurants will have a fundraising night and donate a portion of their proceeds to your cause. Talk to a manager about having an Atlanta 2-Day […]
FINAL 2013 Walker Registration Discount!
When: July 1-7 What: $25 discount Discount Code: “JULY4” What does it take to walk? All it takes is a commitment to training and a commitment to fundraising! Both of these are easier than they sound- You will be surprised how possible it is to meet both the physical and fundraising goals necessary to walk. […]
How to Train for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
If you are looking for pointers on training & preparation for your 2-Day walking experience, here are some helpful guidelines! Make sure to check out the training schedule worksheet linked below for a training schedule tailored to your needs. How to Build Endurance GRADUALLY. Walking 20 miles in one day and 10 miles the next […]