LOCAL BREAST CANCER ORGANIZATION TO HONOR BREAST CANCER ACTIVISTS AND SUPPORTERS
Susan G. Komen West Michigan will hold the inaugural Powerfully Pink event on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in downtown Grand Rapids to honor powerful people. .
Local Organization Hosts Largest U.S. Walk/Run Series to Combat Breast Cancer
Susan G. Komen West Michigan will host its 16th annual Race for the Cure ®., as part of the largest 5k run/fitness walk series in the world on Saturday, September 28th at 8:30 a.m. at Rivertown Crossings Mall in Grandville. The race consists of a 5k run/walk and a one mile community run/walk with funds raised benefiting local breast cancer education, screening and treatment programs..
Environmental Links to Breast Cancer Tops Focus of New Susan G. Komen Research Funding in 2013
Susan G. Komen® announced $4.5 million in research funding to more fully understand the role that environmental issues play in breast cancer development. The grants will be part of Komen’s $42 million 2013 research portfolio..