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American Health Care Act CBO Analysis

By |May 26th, 2017|

Recently, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its nonpartisan analysis of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) that passed the House earlier this month. The CBO report shows what we already knew—that the AHCA […]

Protect Medi-Cal for Breast Cancer Patients

By |May 24th, 2017|

Breast cancer patients are finding it increasingly difficult in San Diego to access breast cancer surgeons because of the state’s underfunded Medi-Cal program.

Medi-Cal eligibility has increased, but it is not helpful while there are […]

Susan G. Komen’s® Southern California Affiliates Intensify Their Efforts to Improve African American Women’s Breast Health

By |May 22nd, 2017|

African-American Women Suffer Significantly Higher Breast Cancer
Mortality Rates than any other Race
Long Beach, Calif. (May 17, 2017) — Today, the four Susan G. Komen Affiliates in Southern California joined community leaders from across the […]

Komen San Diego’s Annual Awards Ceremony Honors Community Partners & Awards $1.2 Million to fund County Breast Health Services

By |May 18th, 2017|

Komen San Diego’s Annual Awards Ceremony Honors Community Partners & Awards $1.2 Million to fund San Diego County’s Largest Free Breast Cancer Services and Research Program 
Susan G. Komen San Diego’s annual awards ceremony, “The Suzy […]

San Diego Padres team up with Komen San Diego to save second base and celebrate the 2017 Honorary Bat Girl!

By |May 18th, 2017|

The San Diego Padres and Padres Foundation partnered with Susan G. Komen San Diego, the County’s largest funder of free breast cancer services and support, to provide qualified people with access to free mammograms on […]

Komen San Diego Joins the Yoga Class of One Million

By |April 28th, 2017|

Susan G. Komen is partnering with Manduka Yoga to bring people together in the fight against breast cancer – One yoga pose at a time.  There are 40,000 women in the U.S. expected to […]

Pink License Plate a Reality!

By |April 27th, 2017|

The Department of Health Care Services, announced last week that 7,500 people have reserved a pink breast cancer license plates – and now the DMV will begin to manufacture and release the plates!

The revenue […]

Komen San Diego Welcomes 2017 Race for the Cure Teams Chair

By |April 16th, 2017|

Amy Keir White is volunteering as this year’s Race for the Cure Teams Chair. White was inspired by Susan G. Komen San Diego after attending the last few “Screens, Genes & the Choices We Make” […]

Screens, Genes & The Choices We Make…What a Night!

By |March 31st, 2017|

Thank You For Helping to Make Screens, Genes & The Choices We Make Such A Success
Thank you for attending the 3rd Annual Screens, Genes & the Choices We Make, presented by Bank of America.  […]

Our Visit to Capitol Hill

By |March 22nd, 2017|

The Komen National Advocacy Summit took place in D.C. March 8-10. Komen advocates asked for support on three specific issues.

BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS
RESEARCH
CANCER COVERAGE PARITY ACT

The Komen National Advocacy Summit took place in Washington D.C. […]