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Published October 09, 2011, 09:17 AM

Strides to bring Awareness to Breast Cancer

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - People make strides in Moorhead to bring awareness to breast cancer. The Making Strides against Breast Cancer walk is the first of its kind in the city.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

People make strides in Moorhead to bring awareness to breast cancer. The Making Strides against Breast Cancer walk is the first of its kind in the city. WDAY's Kevin Wallevand emceed the event. Hundreds of cancer survivors and their families joined to raise money and spread the word about what can be done to end this disease. Organizers say there's a need in the area for a walk like this.

Peggy Isakson – Breast Cancer Survivor: “I was diagnosed in the end of March with breast cancer and before that I really didn't know that breast cancer was all that prevalent and once you are diagnosed with it you see how many people are truly affected by it, one in eight women.”

Ever dollar raised and every step taken will help save lives of those fighting breast cancer.

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