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Theme Ideas for 2018 Strides Season

We had such fun with this year’s Making Strides theme of “Treasure the Chests” we wanted to get a head start on ideas for the 2018 Making Strides theme.

For that we would like to hear your ideas and suggestions. Please take a few minutes and submit your suggestions here .

We will be taking your ideas through Monday, November 6th. After that a voting ballot will be send out to choose the most popular theme suggestions.

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Leala Spire or Sandie Loxingly inworld.

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2017 Survivor Caregiver Honor Gala

2017 Survivor Caregiver Gala
Saturday, October 28, 2017
1pm SLT – 5pm SLT

You are cordially invited to attend the 2017 Survivor Caregiver Honor Gala that will take place on the Making Strides sim on Saturday, October 28, 2017.

Requested attire is pirate/ period clothing (Old World). Have fun with it!

This event is to honor our Breast Cancer Survivors and their Caregivers. All are welcome to join the festivities.

The entertainment line-up for the Honor Gala is as follows:
1pm SLT DJ Dahlia Poliatevska
2pm SLT Performer Keeba Tammas
3pm SLT Performer Maximillion Kleene
4pm SLT DJ Blaze Korobase

In addition, there will be a Live Auctions going throughout the event and Making Strides awards given out. For more information about the Live Auction and Raffle items, please visit this post.

We hope you join us as we celebrate all who have fought against breast cancer and that you continue to help us Make Strides Against Breast Cancer.

 

Vote Now Photos For A Cure Contest

The photo entries for the 2017 Photos For A Cure: Treasure the Chests Contest are now on display. They are located below deck on the main ship at the town square on the Making Strides sim.

The  rules for the Photos For A Cure: Treasure the Chests Photo contest included:

♦ Photo cannot show privates or nipples (pasties may be used). We ask for tastefully done photos with no explicit scenes.

♦ Size must be 1600 x 1200 and full perms

♦ One entry per avatar

♦ Photo should reflect the theme of “Treasure the Chests”

♦ Photo editing is allowed

You can cast your vote for the Popular Vote by making a donation to the kiosk associated with the chosen photo(s). All votes (donations) will go directly to Making Strides and the American Cancer Society.

We hope you come out and see the talented and creative submissions for the 2017 Photos For A Cure contest.

Voting will remain open through Saturday, October 28, 2017. Winners will be notified on Sunday, October 29, 2017.

Auctions & Raffles !! Get Your Bids Ready & Get Your Raffle Tickets Today!

During the 2017 Survivor Caregiver Honor Gala on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 1pm SLT to 5pm SLT, there will be special Live Auctions taking place with all proceeds going to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and the American Cancer Society.

Auction items can be previewed on the Making Strides sim on the ship opposite the landing point on the town square.

R4114 Toughest Gong Z type Motorcycle:

Toughest Gong Z type

  • has two individual color changers
  • has four park poses with passenger reacting with the driver
  • has realistic burnout particles
  • has flight particles
  • has a step on for the rider and passenger when the engine is turned on.

Model on display has been unscripted.  Winner will be sent full scripted bike.

Exclusive Dress – Rana Mesh Dress Think Pink by Gidget’s:

Fits Classic, Fit mesh, Slink, Maitreya, Belleza, Tonic,  eBody and TMP body

Male Shape / Skin pkg from CG Designs:

Your Choose any ONE of 37 Male Avatar Pack from CG Designs.

Any Avatar Pack priced at $L2000 or less.  Marketplace link:

https://marketplace.secondlife.com/stores/31342

Fits: TMS, Lelutka, Signature Mesh body and Slink Physique mesh body and catwa mesh head and signature mesh head

(4) 2 wks Oceanfront Villa Rental in full furnished villa:

Destiny Estates is great rental company ran and owned by Lioness Kitty (taraa.destiny).

She has donated FOUR 2 Week Luxury Oceanfront Villa Rentals to the top bidders.  Winners names will be given to her and the winners can contact her to arrange your Two Week Vacation.

She has multiple Oceanfront Villas.  All are fully furnished and come with generous prim allowances.

This would make a great getaway for a special occasion with your special someone or just a nice rental to consider Destiny Estates as a rental home for you in SL.

Auction Items are located on the pirate Ship if you like to take a look or want more information on items.

Auctions will be LIVE on Oct. 28th during the Honor Gala. You can place bids via Sandie Loxingly  and Leala Spire  before the Gala, if you can’t attend.

Raffles:

Raffles are open for all to purchase tickets now. Raffle boards are located on the town square of the Making Strides sim.

Raffle items are:

1000 L Gift Card for Ever an’ Angel

Mystery Gift Card box with card valued at over 3000 L

For questions or more information about either the Auction or Raffles, please contact Leala Spire.

 

Strides Walk 2017 is Here!

It is time to lace up those walking shoes and join us on the 2017 Strides Walk track! The 2017 Strides Walk will go from 10am – 6pm, plenty of time to come over and join the fun! The party won’t stop at 6pm though! DJ Trader Whiplash will keep things going until 7pm and then DJ Anni Braveheart will take over to wind things down from 7pm – 9pm.

If you would like to sponsor a walker, it is not too late! Just click here and choose the name of the walker you would like to sponsor!

To keep the Walkers moving on the track we have a full day of great DJs lined up!
10am-12n – Gem Sunkiller
12-2pm – Tazzie “Tazz” Tuque
2-4pm – Madelyn Majestic
4-7pm – Trader Whiplash & Guests
7-9pm – Anni Braveheart

If you can’t make it over to the sim, you can listen inworld at http://t1radio.serverroom.us:8242 (sound & media tabs)
Out of Second Life you listen in using the TuneIn & & TuneIn.com http://tunein.com/radio/T1-Radio-s113797/
Or via the T1 Radio Website at http://www.t1radio.com

Come show your support for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer! Dance to the music, encourage the Walkers, do some shopping and explore the Making Strides sim!

 

Deadline Coming Soon to Enter Photos For A Cure: Treasure the Chests Photo Contest

If you haven’t yet submitted your entry for this year’s Photos For A Cure Photo Contest you have until Wednesday, October 18th!

The theme for the contest this year is “Treasure the Chests”.

For full contest information and guidelines, please visit this page.

Relay Rap Making Strides Special- Sunday Oct 15

This Sunday, October 15 at 3:30 pm SLT a T1Radio Relay Rap ‘s Making Strides Special.

Live from Town Square
Trader will be joined by scheduled guests: Strides Leads Leala Spire & Sandie Slate, survivors Dawnpaige Tyler & Emma Rose Shaw and ACS Staff Partner Hope Walker.

Learn about Strides and how you can help your American Cancer Society fight Breast Cancer.

3.30pm Oct 15 – RFL Making Strides Town Square

Come be a part of the live audience! http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/RFL%20Making%20Strides/69/170/24

T1Radio – Where Hope Rocks http://www.t1radio.com