Athens Regional Health System

In Their Shoes

In Their Shoes

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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.

2015 In Their Shoes

Saturday, Oct. 24
Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support
ARMC Campus | Talmadge Drive


Who Will You Walk For?


Goals of In Their ShoesIn Their Shoes Walkers

  • 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.


Get Involved

Register to walk


Donate / Sign Up to Sponsor 

In Their Shoes Facebook Page

Thank You to Our Sponsors

We appreciate the support of so many community organizations and businesses! See our sponsors.

History of In Their Shoes

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.

Event News and Photos

Contact Us

For more information, contact the Athens Regional Foundation at 706-475-3301 or visit the In Their Shoes website.

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