Research, Early Detection, Survivor Support, Advocacy

Updated Statement

from Komen Oregon and SW Washington

Portland, Feb. 7, 10:15am - We understand that trust has been broken by the recent decisions of Komen Headquarters and your local Oregon and SW Washington Affiliate is committed to rebuilding that trust.  We hope the recent change in leadership at Komen Headquarters is a step in the right direction for the healing process to begin.
Until no one fears a diagnosis of breast cancer, we have a lot of work to do.  We must learn from what we’ve done right, what we’ve done wrong and return our focus to the mission of saving lives and ending breast cancer forever; that is what defines and guides what we do every day.