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Latest Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure Stories

2013-10-08 20:21:35

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Hispanic women in the U.S. DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zoraida Sambolin, co-anchor of CNN's weekday news show "Early Start," will join Susan G. Komen®, the world's leading breast cancer organization and the largest non-profit funder of breast cancer research outside of the U.S. government, for Hispanic Heritage Month and National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. She will participate in a nationwide, Spanish-language...

2013-07-17 12:26:24

Encourages community to find their "I CAN" in the fight against breast cancer PHOENIX, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympic Gold Medalist Amanda Beard has teamed with Susan G. Komen Central and Northern Arizona® as the Honorary Race Chair for the 21(st) Annual Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure®. A breast cancer co-survivor, Beard is a long-time advocate and is serving as the Honorary Race Chair in honor of her paternal grandmother, "Nana," a 10-year breast cancer survivor. Beard...

2013-06-25 08:29:57

Events Return to All Eight 2013 Avon Walk Cities NEW YORK, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Avon Foundation for Women announced the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series will return in 2014 to all eight cities that hosted a 2013 Avon Walk. The Avon Walk series, which is midway through its 11(th) season, raises funds to advance access to quality breast health care for all and to fund research into the prevention and causes of breast cancer and ultimately, to find a cure. (Logo:...

2012-12-19 12:22:35

CHICAGO, Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Mother's Day, May 12, 2013, thousands will gather for the Susan G. Komen Chicagoland Race for the Cure® in Grant Park. The event will honor those who have battled breast cancer and further the mission of the Chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® -- to save lives and end breast cancer forever. The Daley family will serve as Honorary Chairs of the race, celebrating the life of Chicago's former First Lady Maggie C. Daley,...

2012-09-25 06:27:42

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fergie, eight-time Grammy Award winner and global ambassador for the Avon Foundation for Women, was a special guest at the tenth annual Southern California Avon Walk for Breast Cancer in Santa Barbara, CA, on September 22-23. The Avon Walk Santa Barbara, the seventh of nine Avon Walks this year, raised more than $4.7 million to advance access to care and breast cancer research. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release,...