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Komen Newsroom

October 2014
Accepting Corporate Donations

September 2014
Susan G. Komen Invests in the Future of Breast Cancer Research
The Portland Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Event Races Towards their Fundraising Goal of $2.5 Million

August 2014
A Promise Renewed: Komen in Our Next Decade

July2014
Wells Fargo commits $90,000 to Bring Susan G. Komen's Poder y Vida Initiative to Rockwood-Gresham

May 2014
Kaiser Permanente joins Komen's Growing Latina Initiative
Susan G. Komen and Walgreens Announce Funding for Breast Cancer Treatment, Education and Support Services

April 2014

Komen Kicks Off 2014 Race for the Cure
Welcome our Director of Programs Margaret Allee

March 2014
OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Names Research Lab for Susan G. Komen
Komen's Advocacy Results in $1 Million for Oregon's Breast and Cervical Cancer Program

January 2014

Providence Cancer Center Names Research Lab for Susan G. Komen
Komen's Latina Initiative Strengthened by Recent Grants and Media Partners

November 2013

Meyer Memorial Trust Backs Latina Initiative

October 2013

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

September 2013


2013 Race for the Cure: History Made With On-Air Marriage Proposal to Breast Cancer Survivor


August 2013


• Oregon Researchers Receive $225,000 from Komen

• Komen Lane County Breast Cancer Services Update

July 2013

• Oregon Legislature Adds $700,000 for Early Detection

June 2013

• Supreme Court Ruling Invalidates Myriad’s BRCA Gene Patents

• Judith Salerno is Komen's new national CEO

Our Affiliate's Relationship with National Headquarters

April 2013

• Komen Awards over $1 million for Life Saving Services


March 2013

The Seven Million Dollar Woman

February 2013

Leading the Fight to Save Lives with Komen Senate Bill 362...
Eugene Race for the Cure Date Announced!
Breast Cancer Issues Conference for Health Care Professionals...
Komen's Premier Breast Cancer Issues Conferences Offers Hope, Support, Empowerment...

December 2012

Komen Awards $450,000 to Providence Cancer Center for Breast Cancer Research

October 2012

Eugene Race for the Cure Raises Awareness, Fuels Komen's Mission to Save Lives in Lane County and Beyond
Eugene Race for the Cure Raises Awareness, Empowers College Students
Local High Schools Unite for Breast Cancer Awareness

September 2012

Race for the Cure Event Advisory and Road Closure Information
Renowned Women's Health Advocates to Speak at Race for the Cure

August 2012

Komen Oregon Statement on Leadership Transition at Susan G. Komen for the Cure Headquarters

June 2012

Komen Oregon Names Thomas Bruner New CEO

April 2012

• 4.13.12 - Komen Oregon awards more than $2 million in grants for life-saving services

February 2012


2.25.12 - Message of Gratitude from Komen Oregon CEO Chris McDonald

• 2.7.12, 10:15am - UPDATED Statement from Komen Oregon


2.7.12 - Karen Handel Resigns, Statement from Susan G. Komen for the Cure Founder and CEO, Nancy G. Brinker

2.6.12, 8:00pm - A letter to the editor, The Oregonian - Komen made a costly mistake

2.4.12, 8:47am - A Message to Our Supporters
 
• 2.3.12, 11:20pm - UPDATED Statement from Komen Oregon

• 2.3.12 - Statement from Susan G. Komen Board of Directors and Founder and CEO Nancy G. Brinker 
 

• 2.2.12. - A Message from the Oregon & SW Washington Affiliate Board of Directors - Komen Oregon OPPOSES Headquarters' Decision


August 2011

Official Signing Ceremony of Senate Bill 433 with Governor Kitzhaber Takes Place...

June 2011

Senate Bill 433 Passes, Closes Gap in Oregon Healthcare System, Gives Uninsured Women a Fighting Chance

May 2011

Fifth Annual Lunch for the Cure raises over $230,000!

April 2011

Komen Catalyst Grant Awarded to Providence Cancer Center