Research, Early Detection, Survivor Support, Advocacy
 

Current Partners in Mission

Since 1991, Komen Oregon and SW Washington is proud to have dedicated over $19.8 million in partnership of breast health programs with community organizations. In 2016, our partnerships total $600,000 and will provide innovative and crucial breast health services. Our community partners, see below, are dedicated to helping us connect men and women in Oregon and SW Washington to critical breast health services. These collaborations allows us to broaden our reach to serve men and women in need of breast health education, screening, navigation, treatment and support. They also support saving lives and furthering our goal of a world without breast cancer.



 
 

 

211 Info

211 info administers funds in the form of gas and lodging cards, through the Komen Treatment Access Program to reduce transportation barriers for women living in rural areas who are going through breast cancer treatment. 

 

Samaritan Health Services

The Yes Mamm! project will focus on providing screening to high-risk populations in Linn County through mobile mammography events, mammography reminder letters, and community and health provider education on breast health and screening recommendations. 

 

 

Familias en Accion

Familias en Accion provides patient navigation to Latina breast cancer survivors. Services include survivor and family support, navigating the healthcare system, disease self-management and nutrition and exercise programs. 

 

Oregon ScreenWise Breast and Cervical Screening Program

Providing uninsured and underinsured women and men of Oregon with access to breast and cervical cancer diagnostic and genetic screenings in order to catch cancer in its earliest stages.

 

 

Providence Hood River
Memorial Hospital Foundation


The Entre Amigas project will provide breast health awareness and education to Latinas, uninsured and underinsured populations, and those living in geographic isolation along the Columbia River Gorge. Providing education, navigation, travel assistance and screening vouchers to under-served women. 

 

PeaceHealth SW Medical Center Breast, Cervical and Colon Health Program

Providing uninsured and underinsured women and men of SW Washington with access to breast and cervical cancer screening in order to catch cancer in its earliest stages.

 

 

Medical Foundation of Marion-Polk Counties

A strategic partner in our Latina Initiative, providing an innovative, outcomes-focused approach to decreasing the dramatic number of late-stage breast cancer diagnoses in the Latina population in Salem/Keizer.

 

Russian Oregon Social Services

The Breast Health Education and Support program will empower and assist Russian-speaking women in the Portland metro area to take charge of their breast health through culturally-specific education and support. 


     

Northwest Family Services

A strategic partner in our Latina Initiative, providing an innovative, outcomes-focused approach to decreasing the dramatic number of late-stage breast cancer diagnoses in the Latina population in Gresham and Inner-East Portland.

 

 

Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center

A strategic partner in our Latina Initiative, providing an innovative, outcomes-focused approach to decreasing the dramatic number of late-stage breast cancer diagnoses in the Latina population in the Beaverton/Aloha area.