Bugs on the Bayou Pest Control Participates in the 2013 “Making Strides” Breast Cancer Walk
MOBILE, Alabama – The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk gets bigger every year, from about 3,000 walkers at the inaugural event in 2008 to 25,000 in 2012.
The walk, was recently held on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Mobile Civic Center. Bugs on the Bayou Pest Control personnel took part in the walk to support those currently battling the disease and in honor of one of team member’s mothers, that recently lost her battle with breast cancer, Sarah Moody.
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The walk began at 8 a.m. and allowed its participants to meander along a 5-mile stroll through the Oakleigh Garden District and other downtown Mobile neighborhoods.
Bugs on the Bayou Pest Control Helps to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Prevention
There were at least 20,000 participants and organizers were hoping to raise at least $400,000 this year, which would eclipse last year’s mark of $360,000.
Breast cancer is a terrible disease and attacks our loved ones swiftly and silently. Bugs on the Bayou Pest Control is a pest control company that focuses on killing insects of all types, but we are also humans who have been affected by various forms of cancer, including breast cancer. We urge all to join us in the fight to eradicate this terrible disease.
Please realize that you don’t have to wait until a fundraiser to donate. Please go here to make a donation, go to makingstridessouthalabama.org. Don’t let cancer be a pest! Together we can battle this disease and eliminate this disease.