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Taking Action: Calling All Survivors & Women 40 and Over

By |December 5th, 2014|

Needs analysis underway:  Breast cancer in San Diego County
Susan G. Komen San Diego is the expert on breast cancer. No other organization has the deep understanding of barriers to care, and no other organization […]

Thank you Northgate–funds raised provide 94 mammograms!

By |December 5th, 2014|

ÉXITO! Gracias clientes de Northgate! Con los fondos recaudados en el condado de Los Ángeles, el Condado de Orange y San Diego podremos ofrecer 94 mamografías para mujeres en la comunidad!

The three Susan G. […]

Cancer News: Protein Responsible for Sleep Cycle Also Protects against Cancer

By |December 3rd, 2014|

According to Virginia Tech biologists, a protein responsible for regulating the body’s sleep cycle, known as human period 2, also protects the body from developing sporadic forms of cancer. Specifically, researchers found that the […]

Support from USMC

By |November 26th, 2014|

A Major in the United States Marine Core told us the Race for the Cure was one of the best events in San Diego!
We’ll take it. Thank you Major Brooks for your kind words, […]

What The Komen San Diego Team Is Thankful For This Year

By |November 25th, 2014|

Laura Farmer Sherman – “I’m Thankful for our awesome team and my 11th Thanksgiving as a survivor.”

Lizzie Wittig – “I’m thankful for Komen for giving me 6 extra years with my mom – 6 […]

Komen 3-Day in San Diego Rocked!

By |November 24th, 2014|

We will never give up. Thank you to the extraordinary 2,400 walkers, 350 crew members, and countless volunteers and supporters of the San Diego 3-Day. Together, you raised an astonishing $7 million toward our […]

The San Diego 3-Day Cheer Station

By |November 21st, 2014|

Our family. Our friends. Our neighbors. Ourselves. We walk for you. Komen’s 3-Day in San Diego is this weekend!
Come cheer on our ‪#‎SD3DAY‬ family today at the Komen San Diego Cheer station in […]

Impact Update

By |November 18th, 2014|

First Six Months Report
Thanks to your donations and fundraising efforts from last year, we were able to invest more than $1 million into our community and we wanted to share the progress of your […]

Remembering Suzy

By |November 17th, 2014|

Taking a moment to remember how this movement all began.
In 1977, at the age of 33, Suzy Komen was stricken with breast cancer. She endured 3 years of grueling chemotherapy and radiation, an […]

The Race May Be Over But We Haven’t Crossed the Finish Line Yet

By |November 13th, 2014|

Komen San Diego is San Diego County’s largest funder of free breast cancer treatments, services and support. Last year, we had to turn away $590,000 in requests for funding. Help us meet our goal of […]