11 More Days to Compete for Your SUPER TEAM Title

Team Captains, It’s time to rally your teams and ensure your place as one of the following three Super Team winners before 5 pm on November 30th, 2014:     Teams that win one of….

#Campaign52 – Jackie Poling

Download Jackie’s Survivor Story (PDF) It has been four years since I was diagnosed with breast cancer and I feel like I have come full circle. It started one beautiful May morning. I was taking….

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#Campaign52 – Georgia Burris

Download Georgia’s Survivor Story (PDF) It was the end of 2013 and I had finally decided to really go to the doctor, meaning my Primary and my Ob-Gyn to get a complete checkup and to….

#Campaign52 – Jackie Taylor

Download Jackie’s Survivor Story (PDF) Imagine, for a moment, that you’re going about your day, having a conversation just like you’ve had hundreds of thousands of conversations before in your life. In this particular conversation,….

Wanna Win Swag? Submit Your Halloween Superhero Shots!

A ‪‎HERO‬ is someone who embodies passion, strength, action and voice to make an impact in our fight against breast cancer! Dress up in your favorite SUPER-HEROES costume or send your favorite SUPER HERO shot of someone….

#Campaign52 – Melanie Bryant

Download Melanie’s Survivor Story (PDF) I have always been a pro mammogram, and early detection supporter. So when I felt something suspicious in my breast only 5 months after having a clear mammogram, I called….

#Campaign52 – Janine Kagimoto

Download Janine’s Survivor Story (PDF) During my annual mammogram in July 2011, the radiologist thought he found something and asked that I return for another scan. After that scan, he explained what he saw was….

#Campaign52 – Anne Jacobs

October or Pinktober as it is now called by some, is a month of confliction for me.  For most of my life, it was a month of fun:  my birthday, my niece’s birthday, Halloween, and….

#Campaign52 – Lauren Tehrani

Download Lauren’s Survivor Story (PDF) 2013 has been a mild year for me compared to the past few years. In 2010, my husband and I got married. In 2011, we welcomed a beautiful baby boy…..


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2014 Contact: Kelly MacMillan Phone: (916) 231-3149 Email: kelly@komensacramento.org Sacramento, California, (10/10/2014) – Every day heroes take center stage in 2015 as the Sacramento Valley Affiliate of Susan G. Komen….

Breast Cancer Survivor Missy is an Inspiration

At 64, Missy Nance was diagnosed with breast cancer. But thanks to her positive outlook, supportive family and friends, dedicated Sutter Cancer Center team and the Susan G. Komen® organization Missy is now a survivor….

Win One of the SUPER TEAM Categories!

October is officially upon us, and here at the Komen office we’re celebrating the start of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by kicking off registration for the 19th Annual Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley Race for….

Write Girls Love Mail Letters with Team Rac Pac

The following was written by Allison Allen, Captain for Team Rac Pac, as an open invite to all to join their upcoming letter writing event for Girls Love Mail on October 12th. Hello fabulous team!….

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Show Your #MBCStrength

What does living with metastatic breast cancer look like? It’s a daily challenge that requires strength, hope and support. Our metastatic breast cancer community undoubtedly deals with hard times, but together we can shine a….

#Campaign52 – Missy Nance

Download Missy’s Survivor Story (PDF) My relationship with my breast cancer team is a true testament of Sutter’s tagline, We Plus You. Last year after a routine mammogram, then a follow up mammogram and ultrasound….

Wear the #PinkCape and #BeAHero

Check out our Race Course Lead and Running Club Committee Chair, Tamaya Dinwiddle, who stopped by on her way to the gym! How fabulous does she look in her pink cape?! Register for our 2015….

Become A Race for the Cure Sponsor

Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley is the local expert on breast cancer. No other organization has the deep understanding of barriers to care and no other organization raises funds to bridge those gaps, making access….

Save the Date & Get Your Early-Bird Discount

Are you ready to Race for the Cure?! Register early and receive our Early Bird Discount! Use code EARLYBIRD15 to take $5 off any registration* *Discount is available October 1, 2014 through February 14, 2015