Making Strides Against Breast Cancer


Cause Areas


Sun Oct 16, 2016, 07:00 AM - 12:00 PM


2 Kennedy PlazaProvidence, RI 02903


Want to make a difference right here in Rhode Island? Have you or a loved one been affected by cancer? Then become a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer volunteer today!

Volunteers are needed from the Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts areas to assist at the our 23 rd annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Providence! The 2016 Making Strides of Providence event is on October 16, 2016 at Kennedy Plaza in Providence. In celebration of survivorship, we expect more than 17,000 participants to come together, raising awareness and funds in the efforts to end breast cancer.

American Cancer Society is so determined to be here for the survivors, the patients, the caregivers, and the millions saved through early detection. Get ready to join more than one million volunteers nationwide. When you sign up, fundraise, and participate or volunteer, you will be there to support every person affected by breast cancer! We walk to make sure that anyone touched by this disease has a hand to hold. So give us yours by taking the first steps in supporting this year's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event.

Volunteers needed for the following roles:

Prior to October 16 th:

  • Publicity Assistance

Sunday October 16 th:

  • Route Monitor Greeters

  • Start/Finish Line Cheerer

  • Registration / Check In

  • Bus Drop Off Greeter

  • Water Stop Assistance

  • Additional opportunities are available

For more information, call 401-243-2604 or email


  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 6-7 hours
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