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Southborough resident helping ‘make strides’ against breast cancer

Lynne McKay (second from right) and Janet Dygert (second from left) joined emcees Candy O’Terry (far right) and Christa Delcamp (far left) at the kickoff breakfast for the 21st annual American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Boston at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Photo/submitted

Lynne McKay (second from right) and Janet Dygert (second from left) joined emcees Candy O’Terry (far right) and Christa Delcamp (far left) at the kickoff breakfast for the 21st annual American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Boston at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Photo/submitted

Southborough - Lynne McKay of Southborough and Janet Dygert of Framingham recently attended the kickoff breakfast for the 21st annual American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Boston at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. They were joined by emcees Candy O’Terry of MAGIC 106.7 and Christa Delcamp of 7News on 7NBC and CW56.

Lynne and Janet will be two of some 40,000 people helping to finish the fight against breast cancer Sunday, Oct. 6, at the DCR Hatch Shell in Boston. Making Strides in Boston, a five-mile fundraising walk, will unite the community to honor and celebrate breast cancer survivors, educate about the importance of prevention and early detection, and raise funds to support groundbreaking research to find, prevent, treat, and cure breast cancer, ensure access to mammograms for women who need them, and provide free resources and support to newly diagnosed women. Media partners are MAGIC 106.7 and 7News on 7NBC and CW56. Flagship Sponsors are Al Fresco All Natural, The Cumberland Gulf Group of Companies, MFS Investment Management, Inc., Siemens, The TJX Companies, Inc., and WeGotSoccer.

To join the American Cancer Society, call 800-227-2345, email strides_boston@cancer.org, or visit www.MakingStridesWalk.org/bostonma.

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