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Pink Ribbon of the Month, March: St. Matthew AME Church

For March, we make a Pink Ribbon of the Month presentation of inspiration and appreciation to St. Matthew A.M.E. Church. The St. Matthew community has made a great impact on our fight against breast cancer through their passion, activism and outreach… so,…

Pink Ribbon of the Month: Fred Stein & The Creative Group

As Komen Philadelphia dives into our milestone 25th Celebration Race for the Cure, we naturally look back on the influence of those extremely special activists who helped launch our vision, expand it, and commit to seeing our fight through to…

Komen Phila New Grantees 2015-2016

SUSAN G. KOMEN PHILADELPHIA® COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM INFUSES OVER $1.3 MILLION INTO THE LOCAL FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER Grant money will advance the breast cancer screening and treatment programs of fifteen community organizations in 2015-2016. Komen Philadelphia proudly announces the awarding of…

Pink Ribbon of the Month, January: Women’s Champions

People may ask, “Komen Philadelphia, this is your shining moment… the milestone 25th Celebration Year of the Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure. So why choose now to celebrate other non-profit organizations who also have a women-oriented mission?” The answer…

Philadelphia School District Raises $13,500

Komen Philadelphia and the Philadelphia School District Team Up for 4th Annual “Dollar Defense”Unique initiative raises awareness for the cause and more than $13,500 to support the fight against breast cancer. Enjoy Photos from our 2014 “Dollar Defense” Dietz &…

Pink Ribbon of the Month, December: Jay Roberts Jewelers

People get many things out of supporting and being involved in the mission of our Komen Philadelphia Community. Fulfillment. Pride. A warm heart. Friendships. Empowerment. But the gentlemen of Jay Roberts Jewelers – Co-owners, Jay Golde and Jake Spigelman –…

Komen Empowers University of PA Researchers with $535,000

Susan G. Komen Invests $34.7 Million in Breast Cancer Research in 2014 – Bringing the Organization’s Total Research Investment to More that $847 Million  Following through on a commitment to young scientists and clinicians, the Susan G. Komen organization recently announced…

Komen Philadelphia Leads Pioneering Outreach Program at Esperanza College

ESPERANZA: HOPE FOR GENERATIONS — A First-of-its-kind two-year breast health initiative for Latina women launched early September, 2014.   About the project     Project objectives     Implementation Susan G. Komen Philadelphia has innovated a unique, program leveraging the community, reach…

Komen Philadelphia Infuses Another $1.1 Million into the Local Fight

Susan G. Komen Philadelphia was proud to announce in February the awarding of $1,103,512 in grants to twelve organizations to advance critical and life-saving breast cancer education, early detection and treatment, as well as support for survivors, in 2014-2015. The grantee group represents some of the finest healthcare, community and family service organizations from throughout Komen Philadelphia’s fifteen-county service area.

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