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Hey all ... I know I've asked this before, probably last year, and don't remember the answer so apologies in advance ... Does anyone know w…

Started by Lisa Winston Wilentz

0 10 hours ago

Pennies from Heaven - Washington DC - 2014 - the tradition continues...

DC Walkers and Crew... Per the 2013 DC Walk (and all DC walks since 2008), I will once again be putting out 1000 of Monica Cooper's Pennies…

Started by Mohawkman

8 10 hours ago
Reply by Lisa Winston Wilentz

route for dc

I m confused about the route for the first day.  If walking the full marathon that day where is lunch taking place?

Started by angela brangman

7 10 hours ago
Reply by Lisa Winston Wilentz

$55 short for Boston Walk

Hi fellow walkers my friend Theresa (her 1st walk) is $55 short of goal to be able to capitalize on the early check in.  We are both travel…

Started by Alison Doherty

2 yesterday
Reply by Alison Doherty

General advice for the NYC Walk

This will be my 4th Avon Walk, 3 previous years doing Rocky Mountain Walk before Avon pulled it out of Colorado.  I am just looking for gen…

Started by Michelle White

2 yesterday
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Started by Louise Neuts

12 yesterday
Reply by Nancy J Davis


Hi all!!!! Sooo this is my first time walking. I'm out of shape and very slow. I had big training plans but this winter has been BRUTAL in…

Started by Stephanie

5 yesterday
Reply by Stephanie

DC 2014 Event Eve Roommate

Looking for a roommate (or three) to share the cost of a room for DC's event eve (May 2, 2014). Reply or add as friend to message for more…

Started by Chyla Graham

5 on Sunday
Reply by Chyla Graham

creating a team from two individuals

Hello, I would like to join forces with my friend to become a team for the NY event. We are both registered as individuals at this point. W…

Started by Nicole Dunton

1 on Sunday
Reply by Jill Jones

Why can't the Contact Us link be fixed ??? !!!

I am having a problem on my donations page. There is a broken link at the bottom of the Progress Page for the 'Contact Us'. I have reported…

Started by Robert Ameeti

0 on Sunday

My Boston Peeps

Hello to all of my Boston Peeps on this snowy day.  I am (attempting) to put together something for Boston Wellness and need your help.  Is…

Started by April Kingston

20 on Friday
Reply by April Kingston

I'm almost there! Only have $145 left to raise....

Hello everyone, I'm very excited as this is my 1st walk, I've trained, I've fund-raised and bought all the GEAR I could possibly need!  I'm…

Started by Nadia Thompson Garrett

5 Apr 16
Reply by Nadia Thompson Garrett

Need some advice from the veteran walkers!

Hi Guys, I just wanted to see what everyone's recommendations were as far as the best socks to wear.  I know everyone's feet are different,…

Started by Valerie

13 Apr 14
Reply by Rachel Holton

Hey DC Walkers - I need advice on finding good stores for shoes

Last year I took the advice of a friend who's a runner and bought shoes at a specialty running shoe store in Rockville.  They were fine unt…

Started by Carol Scott

8 Apr 14
Reply by Jennie Gates


Go Houston! Have a wonderful time. Enjoy the journey. Celebrate your accomplishments and commitment. I can barely wait three more weeks for…

Started by walkdc7times

0 Apr 11

So excited!!!

Hey all!! I'm just so excited about the Boston walk this year!!!  It will be my second year walking and I'm already planning for next year.…

Started by Jennie Gates

0 Apr 11

Roommate in Chicago

Hello Everyone, I'm from San Jose, Ca and will be walking in Chicago this year. I'm looking for a roommate to split cost of the room. If i…

Started by Carola

0 Apr 9

DC 2014 Roomate to split costs two nights?

Hi, I am looking to see if anyone that may be interested in splitting a double bed room at host hotel for the DC 2014 walk? Needs to agree…

Started by Sheila Crider

9 Apr 8
Reply by Flora Lawson Murphy

Running Shoes

Has anyone every managed to do the walk by just taking one pair of running shoes?  My funds are tight and I really don't want to be spendin…

Started by Estelle Candelet

6 Apr 7
Reply by Estelle Candelet

Origami Owl Funraiser

Hello ALL I am selling Origami Owl and willing to donate 10% or $50 (which ever is more) to your account just by having a Origami Owl part…

Started by Danyel Augustyn

0 Mar 30

Downtown Chicago training on Saturdays?

I'm thinking of taking the train Ito Chicago, which comes into the millennium Metra station. Is anyone doing training downtown Chicago on S…

Started by Kerri Saikin

0 Mar 26

2nd time DC Walker - Looking for a team to join!

I walked for the first time in 2012 and had a great time. Walked with a friend, but she's not up to it this year. I live in Arlington, VA a…

Started by Jenn Organsky

5 Mar 21
Reply by Tashina Velis


HELP!!  I have 5 days until our bake sale fundraiser and trying to create a banner to run across the front of the table.  Any ideas on what…

Started by Melissa Netherton

3 Mar 21
Reply by Melissa Netherton


First time walker here for the Boston 2 day this May. My teammate and I are wondering, at the Wellness Village, will there be a place for u…

Started by Kimberly Cassano

1 Mar 20
Reply by April Kingston

I just registered!

Hi everyone!  I just registered with my sister to do the walk in Chicago in May.  We did the walk back when it was still a 3-day.  I'm pret…

Started by pam mallo

3 Mar 19
Reply by Martha "Martita" Allen

Hotels!!in Boston!

Looking for a hotel in Boston(within reason)as the Westin has no vacancies!Mary Boychuk

Started by Mary Theresa Boychuk

5 Mar 19
Reply by Joe Kingston

In search of a team for Houston Walk '14 - League City area

Hi Everyone! My name is Kim, and this will be my 5th year walking in Houston. I'm in search of a team near the League City area (or somewha…

Started by Kimberly Bland

3 Mar 18
Reply by Kimberly Bland

Walkers in ElkGrove,California

I am interested in training with someone in the ElkGrove area.If interested please contact via

Started by lisa thurman

0 Mar 18

Pink Shades of Words book benefiting Fifty Shades of Pink team

I wanted to ask you for a favor to help spread the word on a Ebook that is only available for a limited time. amazon link:…

Started by gloryabankh

0 Mar 17


Men With Heart has walked the Boston Avon every year since 2002 (the legendary snowstorm year!).This year, we are conducting a major recrui…

Started by Jack Burlingame

4 Mar 16
Reply by Jonathan

Thinking of you all in Charlotte

Charlotte walkers, crew and staff... I am thinking fondly of you all this weekend.  Even though I am DC-based, Charlotte has a special plac…

Started by Mohawkman

1 Mar 15
Reply by Gayle Turney

Hey DC! Are you ready for Monica Cooper's Pennies from Heaven?

Fellow DC Walkers... As I have done for the past 5 DC walks (and two Charlotte walks 2007 and 2008), I will be putting out 1000 of Monica C…

Started by Mohawkman

16 Mar 15
Reply by Louise Neuts


Hi. I am part of a two person team for the Boston Walk this May 2014 and we are first timers. We are curious to know if the two person tent…

Started by Kimberly Cassano

2 Mar 13
Reply by Kimberly Cassano

To tent, or not to tent?

We have a team of 3 close friends doing the Chicago walk this year.  I'm in my 40's and I guess I like my creature comforts.  I have seen t…

Started by Teri Nosek

8 Mar 13
Reply by Teri Nosek

first time walker looking for training buddy

I am a first time walker and wonder if anyone is training in the ashburn area of virginia

Started by angela brangman

0 Mar 12

Looking for a walking partner for Boston Avon Walk

This is my 4th year walking in the Avon Breast Cancer walk in Boston. I couldn't be  more excited to do it again. The walk means so much to…

Started by Rhonda McGee

1 Mar 11
Reply by Joe Kingston


I know I spoke to one fellow walker about this but am throwing this out there to see if I can get a few opinions ... I was one of the fortu…

Started by Lisa Winston Wilentz

4 Mar 11
Reply by Lisa Winston Wilentz


We have had a dinner, bought some bracelets (that was a bust), sold t shirts (sold quite a few but not much profit there) have asked everyo…

Started by Louise Neuts

34 Mar 10
Reply by Louise Neuts


Ok, so we are all set up and scheduled to do a fundraiser bake sale at a store.  I am going to make a banner and a poster.  I just want to…

Started by Melissa Netherton

4 Mar 8
Reply by Alison Doherty

Having a fundraiser & need to get the word out? I CAN HELP!!

Hi!!  My name is Terri, & I will be walking Chicago for the 10th time.  After so many years of hitting family/friends up for donations…

Started by Terri Wiersma

0 Mar 7

Personalized Lanyards!

Personalize your lanyard! Pretty pink beaded lanyards that can be personalized any way you want.  $15 each/ 2 for $25  Shipping included. …

Started by Sylvia Morris

0 Mar 5


I just registered, created a team...and now I want to change my team name.  Is that possible??  Please and thanks for your help!

Started by Cecille Greenfield

1 Mar 4
Reply by Danyel Augustyn

T-Shirt Fundraiser on SALE for $20.00 each!

Hello All,   I created a T-Shirt via to help my fundraising efforts.  October - Breast Cancer Awareness Month will be here befo…

Started by Nadia Thompson Garrett

0 Mar 4

1st Time Walker - Need Fundraising Ideas ASAP

I'm walking in the 2014 Houston Walk in April and I need more funds!  I'm at $462.00 and I need so much more to go. I've emailed, I Faceboo…

Started by Nadia Thompson Garrett

2 Mar 4
Reply by Dawn Absher

My Aunt was recently diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer...... But she's a fighter

My family is still in shock over the devastating news that my aunt has stage 4 breast cancer. The cancer has spread to her liver and she is…

Started by Meagan Massey

0 Mar 1


Yes Gang,    We are back NYC for another year of pounding the pavement with Newbie love and laughter while bringing about awareness to our…

Started by Nicole Moppins

1 Feb 26
Reply by Nicole Moppins

First Time Walker - training,tents, advice on everything

All, This my first time walking. I am super excited about it. I am so thankful for all the Avon walk represents. On October 24, 2012, I la…

Started by Wanda Gardiner

1 Feb 24
Reply by Dawn Absher

1st time walker...need advice.

I just signed up for the DC walk and I'm super excited. I've never done anything like this, though. I have questions.   They say you should…

Started by PinkyJ

5 Feb 22
Reply by Judy Cherry


Solo Strutters has a place for you on our team!  Whether this is your first walk, or your tenth join us for a GREAT weekend!   This will b…

Started by Shari Strickling

0 Feb 21

Where was Moo Cow Guy?

Just finished the NYC walk.  Such an amazing event!   But, where was Moo Cow?!?!  We missed you!

Started by Michelle

4 Feb 21
Reply by Judy Cherry