Komen Newsroom

January 2014
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
Komen Oregon awards more than $2 million in grants for life-saving services Grants will save local lives

February 2012


September 2011

Race for the Cure Event Advisory and Road Closure Information

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

January 2011

The truth about Susan G. Komen for the Cure trademark issues around use of the words "for the Cure."