Susan G. Komen Unveils $26 Million Investment in Research

DALLAS – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019 – Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today announced $26 million in funding for new research….

Local heroes: Honoring Laurie

This story is part of a series highlighting the heroes behind the work of Komen Great Plains—individuals who turn their fight from awareness to action…..

Komen Great Plains Executive Director Announces Retirement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Komen Great Plains Executive Director Announces Retirement Aug. 13, 2019 (OMAHA, Neb.) – The Board of Directors of Susan G. Komen® Great….

Local Heroes: Agriculture Business Encourages Those Facing Breast Cancer To ‘Stay Strong’

This story is part of a series highlighting the heroes behind the work of Komen Great Plains—individuals who turn their fight from awareness to action…..

Local Heroes: Angels Among Us

This story is part of a series highlighting the heroes behind the work of Komen Great Plains—individuals who turn their fight from awareness to action…..

Local Heroes: Fundraising is Personal for Union Pacific Employee

This story is part of an ongoing series highlighting the heroes behind the work of Komen Great Plains. These individuals have committed to fundraising to….

Local Heroes: Small town bowling tournament hits $40k fundraising milestone

For Emily, Kasey and Mandy, ending breast cancer is personal. They watched as their community rallied around a local woman facing breast cancer and decided….

Local Heroes: Team Emersombiguns Holds Nothing Back

In October 2007, Alice Anderson and fourteen girlfriends put on pink feather boas and walked at the Race for the Cure in Omaha.  For the….

Pink Ribbon Affair benefits breast cancer detection, research

Media Contact: Melissa Baron Susan G. Komen® Great Plains 402-502-2979, ext. 1204 melissa.baron@komengreatplains.org Pink Ribbon Affair benefits breast cancer detection, research Food and wine pairing….

Carol Talks Turtles and Ta-Ta’s

Carol’s Turtle Book Club involves good friends who were key to her recovery when faced with breast cancer in 2008. Carol finished radiation treatments the….