What day is it? Strides kicks off today!

Blossoms of Hope Logo

IT’S OCTOBER!

And you know what that means: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Across Second Life has KICKED OFF!

Some key dates for Strides:

Registration for the 2016 Strides Walk will open soon!
Oct. 23: Opening of the Blossoms of Hope Showcase
Oct. 29: Strides Walk starts at 10 a.m. SLT
Oct. 30: Honor Ball for Survivors & Caregivers
Nov. 4: All donations due from walk
Nov. 5: Wrap-up on Relay dAlliez sim

There are a lot of fun activities being planned for this month! Here’s a couple coming up in the next week:

Sunday, Oct. 2:
Halloween Carnival Grand Opening
from 2pm – 4pm
A haunted forest and carnival full of fun rides and games.
Event SLurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Isla%20de%20Sanguinella/9/153/21

**Note** The Haunted Carnival is available for other Strides events if you or a group wishes to use it

Saturday, Oct. 8
Peter Pan Presented by Mynx Dance Academy
from 1pm – 3pm
This is the Mynx Dance Academy’s adaptation of the Peter Pan Ballet.
Event SLurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Ferrera/162/116/1496

Saturday, Oct. 8
Rock Event .Day
2pm SLT
Event SLurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Foundation%20for%20Life/56/60/25

Check the calendar on our website for more events and submit your own:
https://makingstridessecondlife.org/get-involved/event-calendar/

About Making Strides Against Breast Cancer:
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer or MSABC is the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting more than 300 communities to finish the fight. Every breast cancer walk and event is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to honor those who have battled breast cancer, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our breast cancer risk, and race money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease with research, information, services, and access to mammograms for women who need them.

About The American Cancer Society:
For more than 100 years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) has worked relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of our supporters worldwide, we help people stay well, help people get well, find cures, and fight back against cancer.

For more information please visit the sites below:
https://makingstridessecondlife.org/
http://makingstrides.acsevents.org/
http://www.cancer.org/

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