Save the date for these upcoming breast cancer walks

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The 2011 American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in Chicago was filled with walkers, supporters and survivors. | FILE PHOTO

Are you looking for a way to support breast cancer awareness? There are numerous fundraising walks taking place in Illinois and Indiana. Here’s a look at a few of them:

ILLINOIS

Oct. 14

Fox Valley: This American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Fox Valley fundraiser will take place at 9 a.m. Oct. 14 at Chicago Premium Outlet Mall in Aurora. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

Northwest suburbs: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Northwest Suburban fundraiser will be at 8 a.m. Oct. 14 at the AT&T Campus in Hoffman Estates. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

South suburbs: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer South Suburban fundraiser will be 8 a.m. Oct. 14 at Centennial Park Soccer Field in Orland Park. www.makingstridesillinois.com

Oct. 20

Chicago: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Chicago fundraiser will take place at 9 a.m. Oct. 20 at Montrose Harbor. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

Oct. 21

DuPage County: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer DuPage County fundraiser will be at 9 a.m Oct. 21 at Cantigny Park in Wheaton. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

Lake County: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Lake County fundraiser will be at 7:30 a.m. Oct. 21 at Independence Grove in Libertyville. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

North Shore: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer North Shore fundrasier will be at 8 a.m. Oct. 21 at Westfield Old Orchard Mall in Skokie. Visit www.makingstridesillinois.com.

INDIANA

Oct. 7

Valparaiso: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Valparaiso fundraiser will be at 2 p.m. Oct. 7 at Old Fairground Park in Valparaiso. Visit makingstrideswalk.org/valparaisoin.

Oct. 14

Merrillville: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Merrillville fundraiser will be at noon Oct. 14 at Hidden Lake Park in Merrillville. Visit makingstrideswalk.org/merrillvillein.

Oct. 27

South Bend: The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of South Bend fundrasier will be at 8 a.m. Oct. 27 at Howard Park in South Bend. Visit makingstrideswalk.org/southbendin.

2013 WALKS

April 20

Komen Central Indiana Race for the Cure: in Indianapolis. Visit www.komenindy.org.

June 1 to 2

Avon Walk for Breast Cancer: Walk 39 miles June 1 and 2 in Chicago. Visit www.avonwalk.org.

June 8

Komen Quad Cities Race for the Cure: In Moline. Visit www.komenquadcities.org.