LOCAL CAMPAIGN TO EDUCATE AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN ON INCREASED RISK OF BREAST CANCER
Susan G. Komen West Michigan’s I’m Alive campaign kicks into high gear this month with a focus on African American health. It is estimated that over 40,000 women will be killed by breast cancer in the United States in 2013, with more than 1,300 of them residing in Michigan*..
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..