Making Strides breast cancer walk being held in the Bronx for the first time

Organizers and cancer survivors gathered at the Botanical Gardens Thursday to discuss the upcoming Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk, which is being held for the first time ever in the Bronx.

The walk will be held on October 17 at Orchard Beach and organizers are urging all residents to participate. Community leaders and cancer survivors say it's time for everyone to get involved in the fight against cancer.

Registration for the event begins at 9 a.m. and the walk will kick off at 10 a.m.

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