Walking to defeat breast cancer


Making Strides Against Breast Cancer attendees form a giant human ribbon after returning to the Courtsquare from a walk to Tawawa Park Saturday, Oct. 22. Last year Making Strides of Northern Miami Valley raised $35,000. Survivors won raffle prizes and a live D.J. played music.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer attendees form a giant human ribbon after returning to the Courtsquare from a walk to Tawawa Park Saturday, Oct. 22. Last year Making Strides of Northern Miami Valley raised $35,000. Survivors won raffle prizes and a live D.J. played music.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Lisa Moloney, of Sidney, holds a pink rose she was given for being one of the first people to cross the finish line during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. Moloney’s family has been heavily impacted by cancer.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Dressed in pink people take part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. The walk started at the Courtsquare then went to Tawawa Park and back to the Courtsquare.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Tonia Walter, far right, looks at a quilt she won autographed by cancer survivors with her friends and family, left to right, Teresa Stackonis, Darlene Overby, all of Sidney, Camille Thompson, 17, of Troy, daughter of Melissa and Chad Thompson, and Leeander Warnecke, 13, of Sidney, daughter of Mike Warnecke and Tonia Walter. Walter won the quilt in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Cancer survivor Nancy Quillen, of Troy, stood out of the crowd with her mohawk at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Cancer survivor Darlene Overby, of Sidney, makes off with a basket of prizes she won in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Derrick Hughes, left, talks with his mom cancer survivor Rhonda McDermit, both of Sidney, during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - Northern Miami Valley walk at the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer attendees form a giant human ribbon after returning to the Courtsquare from a walk to Tawawa Park Saturday, Oct. 22. Last year Making Strides of Northern Miami Valley raised $35,000. Survivors won raffle prizes and a live D.J. played music.

Lisa Moloney, of Sidney, holds a pink rose she was given for being one of the first people to cross the finish line during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. Moloney’s family has been heavily impacted by cancer.

Dressed in pink people take part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. The walk started at the Courtsquare then went to Tawawa Park and back to the Courtsquare.

Tonia Walter, far right, looks at a quilt she won autographed by cancer survivors with her friends and family, left to right, Teresa Stackonis, Darlene Overby, all of Sidney, Camille Thompson, 17, of Troy, daughter of Melissa and Chad Thompson, and Leeander Warnecke, 13, of Sidney, daughter of Mike Warnecke and Tonia Walter. Walter won the quilt in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.

Cancer survivor Nancy Quillen, of Troy, stood out of the crowd with her mohawk at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.

Cancer survivor Darlene Overby, of Sidney, makes off with a basket of prizes she won in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk.

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk.

Derrick Hughes, left, talks with his mom cancer survivor Rhonda McDermit, both of Sidney, during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk at the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer attendees form a giant human ribbon after returning to the Courtsquare from a walk to Tawawa Park Saturday, Oct. 22. Last year Making Strides of Northern Miami Valley raised $35,000. Survivors won raffle prizes and a live D.J. played music.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon.jpgMaking Strides Against Breast Cancer attendees form a giant human ribbon after returning to the Courtsquare from a walk to Tawawa Park Saturday, Oct. 22. Last year Making Strides of Northern Miami Valley raised $35,000. Survivors won raffle prizes and a live D.J. played music. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Lisa Moloney, of Sidney, holds a pink rose she was given for being one of the first people to cross the finish line during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. Moloney’s family has been heavily impacted by cancer.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon6.jpgLisa Moloney, of Sidney, holds a pink rose she was given for being one of the first people to cross the finish line during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. Moloney’s family has been heavily impacted by cancer. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Dressed in pink people take part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. The walk started at the Courtsquare then went to Tawawa Park and back to the Courtsquare.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon2.jpgDressed in pink people take part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk Saturday, Oct. 22. The walk started at the Courtsquare then went to Tawawa Park and back to the Courtsquare. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Tonia Walter, far right, looks at a quilt she won autographed by cancer survivors with her friends and family, left to right, Teresa Stackonis, Darlene Overby, all of Sidney, Camille Thompson, 17, of Troy, daughter of Melissa and Chad Thompson, and Leeander Warnecke, 13, of Sidney, daughter of Mike Warnecke and Tonia Walter. Walter won the quilt in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon9.jpgTonia Walter, far right, looks at a quilt she won autographed by cancer survivors with her friends and family, left to right, Teresa Stackonis, Darlene Overby, all of Sidney, Camille Thompson, 17, of Troy, daughter of Melissa and Chad Thompson, and Leeander Warnecke, 13, of Sidney, daughter of Mike Warnecke and Tonia Walter. Walter won the quilt in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Cancer survivor Nancy Quillen, of Troy, stood out of the crowd with her mohawk at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon8.jpgCancer survivor Nancy Quillen, of Troy, stood out of the crowd with her mohawk at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Cancer survivor Darlene Overby, of Sidney, makes off with a basket of prizes she won in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon7.jpgCancer survivor Darlene Overby, of Sidney, makes off with a basket of prizes she won in a raffle at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon4.jpgPink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Pink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon3.jpgPink was everywhere on the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22 during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Derrick Hughes, left, talks with his mom cancer survivor Rhonda McDermit, both of Sidney, during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk at the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/10/web1_SDN102416CancerRibbon5.jpgDerrick Hughes, left, talks with his mom cancer survivor Rhonda McDermit, both of Sidney, during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Northern Miami Valley walk at the Courtsquare Saturday, Oct. 22. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News