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Strategies for Emboldening Resilience Are Worth Your Time

By Jamie Wells, MD, FAAP, Director of Medicine, American Council on Science and Health, Visiting Fellow at the Independent Women’s ForumDr. Wells will be  be part of Komen Philadelphia’s upcoming Pink, Purple, Strength and Unity Conference.  A cancer diagnosis is disconcerting at…

Racing on Mother’s Day—for Mom

Megan Clements shares a story of courage and new life carrying out a beautiful legacy Mom was first diagnosed in January 2015. Mom went in to the ER from a cut on her foot that quickly turned gangrene due to…

You never know where your influence will be felt next

By Elaine I. Grobman, CEO, Komen Philadelphia I recently had a beautiful, yet simple, email exchange with a longtime and loyal Komen Philadelphia activist, Len Weinstein. Len first became involved with us well over a decade ago when his wife,…

With Love and Gratitude We Remember Susan Axler

  On August 17, 2017 our community lost another courageous Forever Fighter to metastatic breast cancer. Susan Axler touched so many lives with her advocacy, her sharing and her voice, and was an endless source of empowerment for Komen Philadelphia’s metastatic breast cancer…

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