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….
Susan G. Komen® Great Plains awards $561,347 in breast health grants OMAHA, Neb. & SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (April 5, 2017) — Susan G. Komen® Great….
2017 Pink Ribbon Affair Saturday, April 22, 2017 Hilton Omaha – Blackstone Ballroom, 1001 Cass Street, Omaha, Neb. 68102 5:30-6:30 p.m.: VIP/Patron Party (ticket required)….
It’s been more than a year of work, but the breast cancer awareness license plate is here! A special thank you to Linda Gill, breast….
Susan G. Komen® Nebraska, based in Omaha, Neb., and Susan G. Komen® South Dakota, based in Sioux Falls, S.D., announced today they have joined forces
Susan G. Komen Nebraska’s 2017 Community Grant Application deadline has been extended from Friday, December 2nd to Monday, December 5th
Susan G. Komen Nebraska would like to recognize top fundraisers, including individuals, personal teams and company teams, for the 2016 Race for the Cure held….
Thank you for your support of the 2016 Susan G. Komen Nebraska Race for the Cure on Oct. 9, 2016! You have until 11/15/16 to make….
Susan G. Komen® Nebraska is pleased to announce the release of the Applications for its 2017-2018 community grants. Community grant funds are available to support….
African American women in the U.S. die of breast cancer at a 40 percent higher rate than white women even though incidence rates are equivalent…..
October is designated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s an opportunity to inform, educate and highlight the year-round efforts to fight breast cancer in our….
Be an everyday hero and register for the 2016 Race for the Cure® Stand among 10,000 everyday heroes at this year’s Race. While you might….