• Why I'm In with Susan G. Komen

    Personal Stories

    Growing up I always knew that I was destined to work for a nonprofit. I knew that I wanted to work somewhere that I could make a difference every da...

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    8 Facts African-American Women Need to Know about Breast Cancer

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    Black History Month serves as a time to pay tribute to generations of African-Americans who struggled with adversity and made significant accomplish...

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    Battling Breast Cancer at 16

    Personal Stories

    There is a wide misconception that young people can’t get breast cancer. Nikia Hammonds Blakely knows this first hand. She first discovered she had ...

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    Making Sense of Breast Cancer Statistics

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    Last month the American Cancer Society released the annual update to its “Cancer Facts and Figures,” which is one of the main sources for cancer da...

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    Susan G. Komen is honored to be supported by many wonderful partners who share our passion in finding the cures for breast cancer.  Since 2012, one ...

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    Every year, on February 4, passionate individuals and communities around the world raise their collective voice, take personal action and show suppo...

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    Not Just a Job, but a Mission

    Personal Stories

    Many people choose a job or choose a profession. Yet because of life’s circumstances, many of the people who work at Susan G. Komen feel that the jo...

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    Patient Care Comes at A Cost

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    Did you know that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime? Thankfully, breast cancer researchers have made unbelievable st...

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