Starting next month, patients at hospitals in Nebraska and South Dakota will receive a little extra comfort following a breast biopsy procedure thanks to a….
Please join us in congratulating the 2019 Pink Honor Roll for Susan G. Komen Great Plains. These 52 individuals collectively raised over $180,000 at Race….
In an effort to make mammograms more convenient and more accessible, Methodist Health System is launching Nebraska’s first 3-D mobile mammography coach. The vision to….
Susan G. Komen Great Plains is committed to ensuring that women have access to affordable, high-quality health care. We believe uninsured women in Nebraska deserve….
DALLAS – Sept. 25, 2018 – Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today announced an additional investment of $26 million to fund….
There’s plenty of pink to go around Philip High School when Fall rolls around, but teachers and students there know it’s more than just a….
Susan G. Komen® Great Plains is pleased to announce the availability of ten community programs that will provide hundreds of medically underserved women and men….
In January 2018, Komen Great Plains partnered with four hospitals in its region on a pilot program that offers a cold pack and breast health….
Please join us in congratulating the 2018 Pink Honor Roll for Susan G. Komen Great Plains. These 32 individuals collectively raised over $81,000 at Race….
By Elaine Shein It was a small, modest reception tonight (Tuesday, Feb. 23) in Papillion, Neb. Not a lot of people. Mostly women. A few….
Susan G. Komen Great Plains is pleased to announce the release of the Request for Applications for its 2018-2019 community grants. Community grant funds are available….
Leonard Sommer has a long, deeply personal history with Komen. His late spouse, Kate Sommer, was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1986 at the….
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” – Dr. Seuss Becky and the “5….
“My doctor has a quote in her office that reads, ‘It’s your life’, and I believe that,” says April, a 40-year-old from Fremont, Nebraska living….
Pete Miller is on a mission to make sure his three granddaughters never have to experience breast cancer. His eyes light up when he talks….
In 2016, Angela Estrada was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 41. As she was nursing her one-year old, she felt a lump….
Don’t Forget your Mammogram! My first mammogram was in 2000 and then in 2002, 2004, and 2006. I was busy and time flew by quickly…..
April 23-29 is Volunteer Appreciation Week. Susan G. Komen Great Plains has many hard working volunteers that help advance our mission to save lives from breast….
The following speech was given by Cynthia Hume, Komen Great Plains Board Member, at the ICAN 2017 Work/Life Challenge Women’s Leadership Conference on April 19, 2017. My….
Komen Great Plains was proud to welcome Komen Scholar, Dr. Kathy Miller to share her progress in breast cancer research as she went on a….