Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk DATE AND TIME10/06/2019LocationCantigny Park, WheatonORGANIZEREmerge Wealth StrategiesDESCRIPTIONThis year we decided to participate in the American Cancer Society strides event to support breast cancer survivors and raise money for cancer research, treatment and awareness. Our hope is that in time this disease won't exist.As you may know, Valerie Janke, our managing director is a cancer survivor and we really wanted to celebrate her recovery. Over the years many of our clients have been touched by cancer and it's a journey no one should ever face alone. U.S. Breast Cancer Statistics. About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetimeWaddell & Reed is not affiliated with American Breast Cancer Society.