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Title: Alexandria City Annual Walk to Fight Breast Cancer
Date: Saturday, October 26, 2013    Add to Calendar
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Address: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
600 Dulany St. (Carlyle Square in Old Town)
Alexandria, VA 22314
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Contact Email: TheWalk@alexandriava.gov

Alexandria City Annual Walk to Fight Breast Cancer

The 2013 Alexandria Walk to Fight Breast Cancer on Saturday, October 26 will start at the Patent Office and Trademark Office and participants have the option of either the 1.5K, 3.5K, or 5K walk or run.  

The Walk is presented by the City of Alexandria and the Inova Alexandria Hospital Foundation and benefits The Alexandria Breast Cancer Walk Fund for Early Detection and Education at Inova Alexandria Hospital. Since the Walk's inception in 1994, over 7,000 women have been helped due to the generous support of sponsors, walkers and their pledges

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Mammogram Information


The Alexandria Breast Cancer Walk Fund at Inova Alexandria Hospital provides free mammograms for women who:

  • live in the City of Alexandria
  • need a mammogram
  • do not have insurance or whose insurance does not cover screening mammograms.

Who needs a mammogram?

  • Women over 40 should have a mammogram every year.
  • If you have a family history of breast cancer or aren't sure, ask your health care provider.
  • Women or men with a suspicious lump should see their health care provider.

How do I get a free mammogram?

After obtaining a prescription for a mammogram, contact the Walk Coordinator at 703-746-3132 for more information on how to access the fund. Women without a health care provider should contact the Arlandria Health Center at 703-535-5568 to request an appointment for an exam.

Ultrasound Associates Women's Imaging Center also donates 20 mammograms annually to women who are uninsured or underinsured and live in the City of Alexandria. For more information on how to obtain access to these mammograms, please contact the Walk Coordinator at 703-746-3123 or TheWalk@alexandriava.gov.