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Black History Month – Our History Will Be What We Make of It

By |February 13th, 2017|

Wendy Shurelds is passionate about living life to the fullest and turning every bad situation into a positive experience. In 2009, Wendy lost her mom in a workplace fatality, she found herself speaking in […]

Black History Month – Warriors Among Us

By |February 1st, 2017|

Debra Denise Hampton has been a San Diegan since birth. In 2015 she was working as a case manager for individuals placed in a program for drug and alcohol addiction. One day she started […]

Laura Farmer Sherman to Retire as President & CEO of Susan G. Komen San Diego

By |January 18th, 2017|

Laura Farmer Sherman will serve her last day as president & CEO of Susan G. Komen San Diego on Dec. 31, 2017, after a decade-long commitment to the organization and the fight to provide […]

Komen Advocacy Helps Remove Age Restriction for Breast Cancer Diagnostic Procedures

By |January 16th, 2017|

 

 

California’s legislature recently passed Assembly Bill (AB) 1795. To comply with AB 1975, effective January 1, 2017, Every Woman Counts program will provide diagnostic services to symptomatic women under age 40.
Insurance and government programs […]

Thank you CBS 8, 100.7 KFM-BFM and AM 760 KFMB

By |December 27th, 2016|

 

CBS 8, 100.7 KFM-BFM and AM 760 KFMB are Susan G. Komen San Diego’s local presenting media sponsors. They joined us in the fight against breast cancer again at the 2016 Race for the […]

Ralphs & Food 4 Less “Sharing the Courage Campaign”

By |December 21st, 2016|

Ralphs and Food 4 Less stores are Local Presenting Sponsors for Susan G. Komen San Diego’s 2016 Race for the Cure. During this year’s Race, Food 4 Less and Ralphs also came together to […]

By |December 19th, 2016|

Jocelyn Salas, Interim Marketing & Communications Manager
Before joining the Susan G. Komen San Diego team, Jocelyn worked at KPBS-NPR for two years on the news production team, she’s also worked for San Diego State University’s […]

Nutrition and Breast Cancer

By |December 16th, 2016|

No food or diet can prevent you from getting breast cancer or keep it from returning (recurrence). But some foods can help keep your body healthy as it can be and may also reduce […]

Jerome’s Furniture is a Warrior in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

By |December 14th, 2016|

Jerome’s Furniture has been an avid supporter of the breast cancer community since 2014, from sponsorship to generous donations. Susan G. Komen San Diego has counted on their continuous collaboration to fight breast cancer. Jerome’s […]

Metastatic Breast Cancer

By |December 9th, 2016|

Metastatic breast cancer (MBC) is an advanced stage (stage IV) of breast cancer where tumor cells have spread to other parts of the body,such as the bones, liver, lungs or brain. Most breast cancer […]