Linda's Walk for Hope 2012

Team Fundraising Goal: $500.00

Total Number of Gifts: 25
Total Value of Gifts: $1,115.00

Recent Donors

Danielle & Gil


Tami Montgomery

Jason Pekarski

Heidi Cass

Alisa Daigle

Ines Stack

Heather Adams

Casey Margelot

Glastonbury Foreign Automobiles

Full Donor List Opens new window.Full Donor List

Linda's Walk for Hope 2012


223 percent of goal achieved.

Breast cancer has affected my family on a very personal level. There is a history of breast cancer on both sides of my family. My Aunt Linda died of breast cancer at the age of 46. Much, much too young! And her daughter, my cousin Kathleen, is a breast cancer survivor!!!! My paternal great grandmother died of breast cancer. My Great Aunt Wendy is a survivor!!!! Last year at the time of the walk, my Aunt Gail was battling cancer. This year I am thrilled to say "She is a survivor!". I personally had breast surgery at the tender age of 12! It was an extremely scary time for me. I know this threat is real!

I am determined to be a part of the solution by funding research to find a cure!

Won't you please help me? Come walk with me or make a donation in honor of Linda or someone you know who has been affected by breast cancer. Let's make breast cancer a thing of the past!

Ashley Boate', Glastonbury, CT
Event Coordinator

Linda's Walk for Hope
Sunday, September 16th 2012
9:30 a.m.
Riverfront Park
Glastonbury, Connecticut

Dogs on leash are welcome!

Registration Donation Fee: $25.00

Route 2 East to Exit 8. Take a right at the end of the exit ramp onto Hebron Avenue. Follow Hebron Ave. to intersection with Main Street. Take a right onto Main St.. At next light take a left onto Welles St. Riverfront Park is down Welles Street on your left.

From Route 2 West take Exit 8. At end of exit take a right and an immediate left at the light onto Hebron Ave. Follow above directions

2012 Walk Dedication

This year's walk is dedicated in memory of my friend Kelsey's mother, Arden Burgess, who couragiously lost her battle with breast cancer.


I lost my mother to breast cancer back in 2004. I was only 16 at the time, so I had yet to really understand the devastation of what was happening. I think every woman that has breast cancer is a fighter, but my mom was a special case. Not only was she one of the hardest fighting women I have ever met, but she also kept the best spirits in her fight with cancer. My mom Arden never let anything stop her from doing what she wished. During her chemotherapy and the periods that she was in remission, she would be biking, running, or simply going to the gym. On top of being active and an incredible fighter, my mother was the most selfless person I have ever met. I was a freshman in high school when she was first diagnosed with breast cancer, so I just assumed that my mom would be completely fine. She held everything together her first time through chemo. It wasn't until she passed away and I read her journal that I learned how tough chemo was on her, as well as her mastectomy. No matter what she was going through, my brother and I always came first. My mother went into remission twice before her final battle with cancer. I never thought that my tough, active, caring, loving mother could ever be sick, let alone die. It wasn't until September 19, 2004, when I had to say goodbye to my mom (she died the next day) that I realized I was being naive in thinking my mom was invincible. I don't want anyone to have to go through what I did. I'm terrified that I one day will have children, and they'll have to see me sick. I never want my children to have to say goodbye to me, like I had to do with my mom. Funding research for breast cancer is important to me on many levels. Not only will it help millions of women and men, but it gives people like Ashley and I hope for when we grow up. This is something so near and dear to my heart, and any amount of money helps this cause.

Linda's Walk for Hope 2011

A big thank you to all my family and friends who made last year's walk a huge success. The goal was $500 and we raised OVER $1,000!!! Your support of this cause was overwhelming!

Guest Book

If you would like, you can add your name and a short message to our Guest Book. Thank you.

Sign the Guest Book

Records 1 - 25 of 994

Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Thanks intended for delivering these types of great data.
Look into my web blog :: movies download,free movie download sites without paying,download movies for free online,download movies free without membership,free movie downloads no registration,download movie free full,my download tube,download free movies for android,free movie downloads no sign up ( %url )

Sat, Dec 10, 2016
PPC can be an Internet advertising model used on websites, advertising networks, and search engines where advertisers design small advertisements which hyperlink to certain keywords and phrases relevant to their target market. The chief purpose of optimisation of sites is based on acquiring more traffic of diverse source. Help yourself from the start by identifying a robust partner to utilize and may well avoid an entire heap of grief on the long run.
Also visit my website - web value calculator ( %url )

Mohammad Braden
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Wow cuz this is excellent job! Congrats and keep it up.
Look at my webpage :: Make and sell jewelry from home ( %url )

Angus Affleck
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Especially beneficial....look forward to coming back.
My site; reset epson ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Over the next few years, with fuel prices expected to steadily increase even more, the sale of small cars is set to rocket. 4 Kitkat OS QUAD CORE GA5163F Android Car Stereo with 8 Inch Capacitive Touch Screen. These companies figure out also if they will be using the donated auto for charitable features or grant the car to a human currently being or household members in need to have.
My web blog estate agent software uk ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
say thanks to so a lot for your site it aids a lot.
Feel free to visit my blog post ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Thank you! This is definitely an awesome web page!
my web page ... online dating ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Finally, these is a brochure that demonstrates all of the all-natural treatments that can aid Irritable Bowel Disorder (IBS) patients reduce or get rid of the traumatic symptoms.
my weblog :: homeopathic medicine for ibs constipation ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Fantastic page, Keep up the excellent job. Appreciate it!
my homepage; what is forex signal service ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
You're a really beneficial web site; could not make it without ya!
Feel free to visit my blog post ... chicago seo agency ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Maintain in mind that allergies are typically controllable but not CURABLE.
Here is my web site home remedies for acne scabs [ ( %url )]

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Some really excellent content on this website, appreciate it for contribution.
Feel free to surf to my web-site - Culver City Custom Orthotics; Facebook.Com ( %url ),

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Se debe respirar por medio de la nariz y utilizar los labios para sostener el termómetro bien fijo en su lugar.
Feel free to visit my webpage :: relojes modernos de pared ikea ( %url )

Cindi Castillo
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Love the site-- extremely user pleasant and whole lots to see!
Here is my web page; vi tri biet thu vinhomes me tri ( %url )

Lucille Fawsitt
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Great looking site. Presume you did a great deal of your very own html coding.
Here is my blog ... fx signal service ( %url )

Kattie Oshea
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Keep up the spectacular work !! Lovin' it!
My blog post - Top Forex Signals ( %url )

Christena Bruxner
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Consequently, the makers have set up specialist programs in addition to repair facilities. Nitro remote control cars are solely for outdoor use. Hobby-grade models are generally more expensive to get into with prices ranging from as low as $100 to well over $500, depending on the model.
Here is my web page :: the santorini ( %url )

Fri, Dec 09, 2016
I know it's bc of Breastfeeding and not vaccinating.
Here is my weblog :: Home Remedies by Patricia Mahr ( %url )

Opal Drury
Fri, Dec 09, 2016
I enjoy the info on your web Free dating sites no fees ( %url ). Appreciate it!

Thu, Dec 08, 2016
I read this post fully regarding the comparison of most recent and preceding technologies, it's amazing article.
My homepage; Yeezy Boost 350 ( %url )

Thu, Dec 08, 2016
Thanks pertaining to offering this type of well put together info.
Also visit my web-site :: tham quan vuon dau tai da lat ( %url )

Thu, Dec 08, 2016
Rather instructive, looking forwards to coming back.
my page :: free dating sites no fees ( %url )

Thu, Dec 08, 2016
whoah this blog is magnificent i really like studying your articles. Stay up the great work! You realize, a lot of people are searching round for this information, you can help them greatly.
Here is my weblog ... Adidas NMD ( %url )

Jimmy Beit
Thu, Dec 08, 2016
Thanks pertaining to delivering many of these substantial write-up.
My blog post ... may lam may gia re nhat ( %url )

Thu, Dec 08, 2016
Thanks really helpful. Will certainly share site with my buddies.
Feel free to surf to my weblog :: Name on T Shirts Black Friday ( %url )

Records 1 - 25 of 994

If you think this page contains objectionable content, please inform the system administrator.