University Health Care Foundation’s 20th Miracle Mile Walk is On, with a twist

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AUGUSTA (WJBF) – Big changes are coming to this year’s Miracle Mile Walk.

University Health Care Foundation announcing a twist this year to keep patients and the community safe.

For the 20th anniversary – they’ll do a one-day socially-distanced donation drop off instead of a 3 mile walk.

It’ll be Saturday, October 17th from 8 am until 11am at University Hospital’s Summerville campus.

The Miracle Mile Drive

  • 8-11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 17 at University Hospital Summerville, 2260 Wrightsboro Road
  • The event will be broadcast live with survivor stories and information and education to help women diagnosed with breast cancer. NewsChannel 6 anchor Dee Griffin along with WGAC’s Mary Liz Nolan will serve as emcees again this year.
  • Participants and teams can drop off their donations safely at our “donation drop off” drive-through and pick up T-shirts without leaving their cars.
  • Limited quantities of Miracle Mile merchandise will be available for purchase.
  • Raffle tickets will be on sale, and the drawing will be broadcast live. Prizes range from a Club Car golf car to pink sapphire jewelry from Windsor Jewelers.
  • Survivors will be recognized and cheered for as they drive through the event. They will receive their free T-shirt and survivor button.
  • Traffic will be directed around University Hospital Summerville, and social distancing measures, including mask requirements, will be in place throughout the event.

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