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Since its inception in 1995, the local affiliate, Susan G. Komen San Diego has granted more than $19 million to fund breast cancer research and local non-profits that provide everything from free diagnostic mammograms, meal delivery, temporary financial aid, transportation and more. Seventy-five percent of every dollar raised in San Diego stays in San Diego County to fund breast health services for uninsured and underinsured women and their families. The remaining 25 percent funds international breast cancer research. In fact, next to the U.S. government, Susan G. Komen® is the largest funder of breast cancer research in the world. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram.

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Act now, because next week will be too late. #HealthcareBill

UPDATED 7/7/17 The Senate has been debating the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 for two weeks.  It was to be voted on before July 4.  But thanks to the thousands of people who voiced […]

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Remembering Ron This Father’s Day

Father and Daughter get double mastectomy twelve days apart In 2010, Becky Izadi’s father, Ron Lewis, was diagnosed with breast cancer. While breast cancer is known to be a woman’s disease, it also occurs in […]

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SAVE $10 on your Race for the Cure® registration!

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s 2017 Race for the Cure®  is Sunday, November 5 at Balboa Park. Register now through September 5 for a discounted price!   About the Race  The Susan G. Komen Race for […]

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ACT NOW

You may have heard that the House of Representatives is voting today on the American Health Care Act.  This bill is designed to change key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). Unfortunately, what […]

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Making Metastatic Breast Cancer Research a Priority

By: Stephanie Birkey Reffey | Sr. Director, Evaluation & Outcomes for Susan G. Komen and Co-chair of the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance Research Taskforce Research is just one way Susan G. Komen® and other organizations […]

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The Pizza Press Carlsbad to raise money for breast cancer patients in San Diego County

The Pizza Press Carlsbad is partnering with Susan G. Komen San Diego by participating in this year’s Dine Out for the Cure. They are donating 25 percent of their day’s profit to help fund breast […]

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Susan G. Komen San Diego’s 21st Annual Race for the Cure® A Walk to End Breast Cancer—Slated for November 5 in Balboa Park

During these uncertain times regarding healthcare, the funds raised are more important than ever for every San Diegan SAN DIEGO – July 10, 2017 – Susan G. Komen® San Diego’s 21st annual Race for the […]

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Since its inception in 1995, the local affiliate, Susan G. Komen San Diego has granted more than $19 million to fund breast cancer research and local non-profits that provide everything from free diagnostic mammograms, meal delivery, temporary financial aid, transportation and more. Seventy-five percent of every dollar raised in San Diego stays in San Diego County to fund breast health services for uninsured and underinsured women and their families. The remaining 25 percent funds international breast cancer research. In fact, next to the U.S. government, Susan G. Komen® is the largest funder of breast cancer research in the world. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram.
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