In Their Shoes is a 13.1-mile, one-day walk honoring those who've experienced cancer. All proceeds from the walk remain local, benefiting the free services for all cancer patients and their caregivers at the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support.
2014 In Their Shoes
Saturday, Oct. 25 8 a.m. Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support ARMC Campus | Talmadge Drive
Who Will You Walk For?
Goals of In Their Shoes
Increase breast cancer awareness
Cancer prevention and early detection education
Raise money for Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support
More than $1,020,000 has been raised in the walk’s eight-year history. Thank you to all of the donors, walkers and volunteers! We continue to need and appreciate your support.
Event sponsors receive great exposure surrounding the event. In addition to opportunities in our comprehensive Foundation Sponsorship Package, we offer the following levels:
BOOT Company name on event signage, print and social media; 1 walker; 2 invitations to Walker Appreciation Luncheon; In Their Shoes Yard Sign; Recognition in annual event & corporate sponsorship appreciation ads
STILETTO Company name on event signage, print and social media; In Their Shoes Yard Sign; Recognition
FLIP FLOP Company name on event signage, Adopt-a-Mile Sponsor and In Their Shoes Yard sign.
SNEAKER Company name on event signage, In Their Shoes Yard SignTee gifts; Breakfast; Snacks; Lunch; Free PSA Screening
The walk was started by Anne Hansen and Gaylene Ward, close friends who were diagnosed with breast cancer within months of each other. After they completed treatment, they founded the walk to give back to the loving cancer community and the Loran Smith Center.