COLLEGE STATION, Texas - As Breast Cancer awareness month continues, the Making Strides against Breast Cancer walk will be held right here in the Brazos Valley for the first time.

The local American Cancer Society will be hosting the event on October 30th, The Brazos Valley is just one of 300 communities nationwide to have the event. All proceeds will help fund Breast Cancer research and patient support to those in need.

"It's empowering and I know that all the work we do here is really helping the patients and we are excited to have this event and provide another outlet to celebrate survivorship and their loved ones," Stephanie Chesson, ACS coordinator said.

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