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KSON National Anthem Contest to sing at Race for the Cure and Craig Campbell Concert

By |September 23rd, 2016|

Do you want to show off your spectacular voice by singing the national anthem at Craig Campbell at Pala Casino Spa & Resort and at Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Race for the Cure? […]

Seven Weeks until RACE DAY!

By |September 18th, 2016|

You have signed up to run in the Susan G Komen San Diego Race for the cure and if you’re planning to run it instead of walk it—it’s time to start training! If this […]

Komen San Diego Wins Outstanding Grant Making Organization Award from Association of Fundraising Professionals

By |September 14th, 2016|

This year, the Association of Fundraising Professionals San Diego Chapter is honoring Susan G. Komen San Diego for an Outstanding Grant Making Organization at their 44th Annual Philanthropy Day.

Since its inception in 1995, Komen […]

San Diego Chargers partner with Susan G. Komen San Diego

By |September 2nd, 2016|

Chargers encourage San Diegans to be screened
on Wednesday, Sept 28 at Qualcomm Stadium
SAN DIEGO – Aug. 31, 2016 – For a fourth year, the San Diego Chargers are partnering with Susan G. Komen […]

How San Diego’s Largest Non-corporate Team Captain Gets Over 100 People Involved with the Race for the Cure

By |August 18th, 2016|

Some people want to fundraise, but they may not know the right way to go about it. Well, here is how San Diego’s largest non-corporate team captain, Karla Lopez, goes about getting over 100 […]

Common but unused test can tell breast cancer patients whether or not they should choose to have chemotherapy

By |August 16th, 2016|

Imagine you have just heard the words: “You have breast cancer.”   After you picked yourself up off the proverbial floor, you would be faced with some fairly complex choices to make.  But, depending on […]

Komen OpEd in San Diego Union Tribune

By |August 15th, 2016|

WOMEN NEED BETTER COVERAGE

BY LAURA FARMER SHERMAN | midnight Aug. 13, 2016 | Updated, 8:04 a.m.

San Diego Union Tribune
Imagine being treated for breast cancer, only to have it reappear in the same spot and […]

Risk of Breast Cancer in the LGBTQ+ Community

By |August 11th, 2016|

Some studies show that members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning + (LGBTQ+) community have a greater risk of breast cancer than people who are not LGBTQ+. This is not because of their […]

Black Women with High Risk are Less Likely to have Breasts or Ovaries Removed to Lower Risk of Cancer

By |August 1st, 2016|

At the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago researchers reported that Black women who learn they have a high genetic risk of breast and ovarian cancer are less likely […]

Northgate González Market & UCSD create program to use financial incentive to provide in need households with more fruits and vegetables

By |August 1st, 2016|

Congratulations to our partner Northgate González Market for developing a program with The Center for Community Health, part of University of California San Diego School of Medicine to increase the purchase of fruits and […]