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Last modified: July 17, 2012, 12:48 AM
The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer is the Avon Foundation's largest annual fundraising initiative, and also one of the largest fundraising programs in the country. From 2003 through 2008, the Avon Walks have raised more than $265 million - funds that are directly saving lives. The Avon Walk for Breast Cancer also raises extraordinary awareness as participants spend an entire weekend walking 39 miles through cities and towns around the country. In 2008 alone, thousands of donors supported more than 24,000 Walkers and Crew raising nearly $60 million in the national 9-event series!