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Oct 02, 2014, 16:13 ET
Susan G. Komen Greater NYC and EHE International, working together to eradicate breast cancer (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Greater NYC)

Komen Greater NYC Unveils Its "Creating More Breast Cancer Survivors" Window At Rockefeller Plaza On October 1

 Throughout the month of October, Susan G. Komen Greater NYC will showcase its work to save lives and eradicate breast cancer as a...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:30 ET
DeAngelo Williams, Carolina Panthers.  (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Charlotte)

DeAngelo Williams Honors Mother and Aunts in Season Opener and Komen Charlotte Race for the Cure

 In preparation for Sunday's season opener against Tampa Bay, Carolina Panthers star running back DeAngelo Williams dyed strands of his hair...

Sep 08, 2014, 14:30 ET
Race for the cure. Race for Futures (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Knoxville)

"Do You Tutu?" Komen Knoxville Laces Up For 2014 Race For The Cure

 Susan G. Komen Knoxville readies the finish line for the 2014 Race for the Cure on October 18th at World's Fair Park. To view the multimedia...

Aug 28, 2014, 08:30 ET
Sandra Hill, 2012 photo with DeAngelo Williams, courtesy Komen Charlotte (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Charlotte)

Uptown Charlotte Welcomes Race for the Cure® and Chicago Bears Oct. 4-5

 Fans of Carolina Panthers star running back DeAngelo Williams will be busy in uptown Charlotte the weekend of Oct. 4-5. On Saturday, Williams...

Aug 19, 2014, 16:32 ET
Komen CAN AZ 22nd Annual Phoenix Race For The Cure (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Central and North)

22nd Annual Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® 2014 Moves to Downtown Phoenix

 "The Race is On!" for the 22nd Susan G. Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure® on Sunday, October 12, 2014 as it moves to its new location at...

May 11, 2014, 12:36 ET

22nd Annual Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure 5K Winners Announced

 This year's Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure® attracted more than 24,000 participants, including approximately 2,000 breast...

May 07, 2014, 08:30 ET

Komen Chicago Proudly Announces Appointment of Susan Tybon As Chief Executive Officer

 Susan G. Komen® - Chicago announced today that it has named Susan Tybon as chief executive officer. Tybon brings more than two decades of...

Apr 16, 2014, 08:30 ET

Komen Chicago Awards Nearly $1.3 Million to Local Organizations to Fight Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen® - Chicago today announced its 2014 class of grantees.  The total award of nearly $1.3 million will be allocated across...

Nov 12, 2013, 11:24 ET

Walgreen's CFO Wade Miquelon to Serve as Race Chair for Komen Chicago's 2014 Mother's Day Race for the Cure®

The Chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® (Komen Chicago) announced today that Walgreen's CFO and President International Wade...

Oct 29, 2013, 13:04 ET

Susan G. Komen San Francisco Bay Area Award Recipients Honored

 The Susan G. Komen San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate announced four award recipients on October 26 at its 16th Annual Survivors Lunch at the...

Oct 09, 2013, 13:23 ET

Zoraida Sambolin, presentadora de CNN, se une a Susan G. Komen® en una gira de la radio en español por el Mes de la Herencia Hispana y el Mes Nacional de Concientización del Cáncer del Seno

Zoraida Sambolin, copresentadora del programa de noticias de CNN "Early Start" los días de semana, se unirá a Susan G. Komen®, la...

Oct 08, 2013, 17:56 ET

CNN Anchor Zoraida Sambolin Joins Susan G. Komen® In Spanish-Language Radio Tour For Hispanic Heritage Month & National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Zoraida Sambolin, co-anchor of CNN's weekday news show "Early Start," will join Susan G. Komen®, the world's leading breast cancer...

Sep 20, 2013, 07:07 ET
Leaders from the Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure(R) announced that they have awarded more than $1 million to metro Detroit breast cancer education, screening and treatment programs as a result of the 2013 Komen Detroit Race for the Cure(R), locally presented by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. The event was held May 18 at Comerica Park, with 30,000 people participating. In addition to the grants awarded to local programs, $291,719 was contributed to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Award and Research Grant Program, benefitting scientists committed to ending breast cancer.  (PRNewsFoto/Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure)

2013 Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® awards more than $1million to local breast cancer programs

 Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® leaders announced that they have awarded more than $1 million to local breast cancer...

Jul 19, 2013, 21:08 ET

Susan G. Komen participa en la Conferencia Anual del Concilio Nacional de la Raza de 2013

  Como parte de su iniciativa multicultural para expandir su campaña contra el cáncer del seno , Susan G. Komen presenta su primer...

Jul 19, 2013, 14:06 ET

Susan G. Komen To Participate At 2013 National Council Of La Raza Annual Conference

 As part of its expanding multicultural breast cancer initiative, Susan G. Komen will host its first workshop at the 2013 National Council of...

Jul 17, 2013, 12:47 ET

Olympic Gold Medalist Amanda Beard To Serve As Honorary Race Chair For 21st Annual Komen Phoenix Race For The Cure®

Olympic Gold Medalist Amanda Beard has teamed with Susan G. Komen Central and Northern Arizona® as the Honorary Race Chair for the 21st Annual...

Jul 01, 2013, 12:49 ET

Susan G. Komen Chicago to Host 4th Annual Lombard Race for The Cure

On September 22, 2013, Lombard will be covered in pink as thousands of breast cancer fighters and supporters gather together for the Susan G. Komen...

Jun 27, 2013, 15:01 ET

Los Angeles County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen Announces 2013 Grant Recipients: Funding Local Programs for Breast Cancer Diagnostic Services, Psychosocial Support and Patient Navigation

 Breast cancer awareness, screening, diagnostics, treatment, and follow-up care are vital to ensuring the health of Los Angeles County's...

May 12, 2013, 13:34 ET

21st Annual Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure 5K Winners Announced

 This year's Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure® attracted more than 25,000 participants, including approximately 2,000 breast...

Feb 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Appoints Rita Forden as Chief Executive Officer of Its Chicagoland Affiliate

 The Chicagoland Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® announced today that it has named Rita Forden as Chief Executive Officer. ...