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16th Annual Miracle Mile Walk for breast cancer

16th Annual Miracle Mile Walk; Source: University Health Care System 16th Annual Miracle Mile Walk; Source: University Health Care System
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

The University Health Care Foundation is having their 16th Annual Miracle Mile Walk.

The Miracle Mile Walk is a much-anticipated event that consists of a 3-mile walk in support of a breast cancer diagnosed family member, friend, or loved one. The event will be Oct. 15, downtown at the Augusta Common located at  836 Reynolds St, Augusta, GA 30901. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to pay for mammograms to women in need of them and to benefit University Health Care System’s Breast Health Center. $3,000 was raised in the 1st year, over $300,000 was raised last year and over 2.7 million dollars overall. 

Registration will be from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and the walk will begin at 9:15 a.m. starting at the Augusta Common and continuing past University Hospital located at 1350 Walton Way.

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