Past Swims

Swim A Mile 2010: October 2 and 3

We would like to thank all the swimmers, donors and volunteers who contributed their time, energy and generosity to this year’s Swim A Mile for Women with Cancer that took place on October 2nd and 3rd.

A quick note to let you know that thanks to all your hard work, the Swim A Mile has raised over $284,000! Thank you so much for making it possible for the Women’s Cancer Resource Center to provide services to women with cancer. You inspire us!

The top fundraisers for this year's Swim A Mile for Women with Cancer are:

  • Top Individual Fundraiser: Marty Heinrich who raised $8,889.72!
  • Top Team Fundraiser: Marty's Mermaids (Marty Heinrich , Rosaline Graham, Anne Hollingsworth, Susan Steakley and Lisa Ryan) who raised: $13,227.22!
  • Top Family Fundraiser: The Perlman/Blumstein Family (Janet, Carl, Anna and Alex) who raised $5,655!

Thank you to these amazing fundraisers! View photos »

We would also like to thank these community-minded businesses, individuals and organizations for providing donations for the Swim a Mile:


Mills College


Paulding & Company


Kaiser Permanente


VegiWorks, Inc.


The Chef's Warehouse


East Bay Express


Hard Rock Cafe - San Francisco


Monday Hearts for Madalene - Page Hodel


Sports Basement


Carol Berendsen

Neil Virtue and the Mills College Swim Team

Meridithe Mendelsohn, Sandy Der and all the cooks in the kitchen

Food Donations from:

  • Acme Bread Company
  • Bakesale Betty’s
  • Blue Dish Catering
  • Café Aquarius
  • Crixa Cakes
  • Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream
  • Juice Bar Collective
  • The Junket
  • Mariposa Baking
  • Market Hall and Pasta Shop
  • Nabolom Bakery
  • Natural Grocery Company
  • Noah’s Bagels – Montclair
  • Peet’s Coffee and Tea
  • Semifreddi’s
  • Trader Joe’s – College Ave.
  • Virginia Bakery

Bodywork Provided by:

  • Kim Angius
  • Jonathon Bock
  • David Davis
  • Casey Krause
  • Jason
  • John Lassiter
  • Barbara Lytle
  • Adriana Magdalene
  • Ann Moore
  • Linda Stenson
  • Shirley True

Patricia Lin
P. Lin, 8-year swimmer, 2011

Thank you for a wonderful swim!