Breast Cancer Awareness Month Recap: Thank You to our Wonderful Community & Partners!

Each year our community comes together and supports Komen Sacramento through wonderful breast cancer awareness and fundraising events.  This October, we were deeply touched by the enthusiasm, support and generosity of our community partners. From….

7 Flags Car Wash and the Susan G. Komen Foundation partnership a huge success

Vallejo, CA (November 2015) – 7 Flags Car Wash and the Susan G. Komen foundation teamed up for the month of October to help raise awareness about checking for breast cancer as well as to….

Special $20 Limited Race Registration Offer!

The Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure is the enduring symbol of the fight against breast cancer. The race celebrates the many heroes who participate as survivors, teams, individuals and sponsors. Your continued support helps….

7 Flags Car Wash is Partnering With Komen Sacramento

Vallejo, CA (October 2015) – For the month of October 7 Flags Car Wash is partnering with the Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley to help raise awareness for Breast Cancer as well as to raise money….

Susan G. Komen®: Women Should Have Access To, Coverage For, Mammography

World’s Largest Breast Cancer Organization Reiterates that Screening Should Be Based on Individual Risk and is Decision for Women and their Health Care Providers DALLAS – Oct. 20, 2015 – The Susan G. Komen® breast….

Jackie Taylor – Breast Cancer Survivor

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, you hear one word that….

Join Us for Mission Pink at Vacaville Premium Outlets & Folsom Premium Outlets!

Join Komen Sacramento this Saturday for Mission Pink at Vacaville Premium Outlets and Folsom Premium Outlets during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Stop by our table from 11-2pm and say hi to our volunteers working to educate….

Grants in 25 States and Eight Countries Sustain Komen Leadership in Breast Cancer Research

DALLAS – Sept. 22, 2015 – Susan G. Komen, the world’s largest nonprofit funder of breast cancer research, announced new grants to 124 researchers in 25 states and eight countries internationally, with about half of….

Office Volunteers Needed!

If you can make a commitment to spend 2 or 3 mornings a month to help us in the Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley office, we’d like to talk to you. We’re looking for individuals….

Host A Komen Community Event!

Because one in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime… Each year our community comes together and supports our organization through wonderful fundraising events like Golf for the….

Pink Your Ride! California Pink Ribbon License Plate Now Available for Pre-Order

On September 9, 2015, breast cancer survivors and their sisterhood of supporters launched their drive to urge motorists to order California’s brand new “Pink Ribbon License Plates,” designed to deliver a message of early detection….

Komen Sacramento & Planned Parenthood Hosting October Mobile Mammography Event

Komen Sacramento is teaming up with Planned Parenthood Mar Monte on Saturday, October 3rd in Sacramento to host a Mobile Mammography Screening Event for uninsured women 40 years of age or older. If interested, you….

Volunteers Needed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Komen Sacramento is seeking volunteers to assist with community outreach and tabling events during the month of October.  Breast Cancer Awareness Month offers so many wonderful opportunities for us to promote our Mission and breast….

Show Your Support for Day of Caring and Join Us To Paint a Poster for Breast Cancer Heroes!

United Way’s Day of Caring brings together business leaders, campaign coordinators, nonprofits and volunteers across the region to work on needed service projects.  This year, Komen’s Sacramento’s “Paint a Poster for Breast Cancer Heroes” proposal….

Coming Fall 2015: New Komen Sacramento Community Profile Assessment

Every four years, Susan G. Komen Affiliates across the nation conduct Community Profile Assessments of their local service areas to determine existing gaps in – and barriers to – accessing breast health information and care. ….

Save the Date: Komen Sacramento 2015 Grant Writing & Networking Conference

Save the date and join us for the Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley Annual Grant Writing & Networking Conference from 9:30 am – 11:30 am on Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at the Sierra Health Foundation’s….

Susan G. Komen Hosts Inaugural California Circle of Promise Day

On August 1, we made history in California. One day, 5 events, and over 500 women (and a few good men) came together to celebrate the Inaugural Circle of Promise Day. More important, women across….

You Are Invited to the Inaugural “Circle of Promise” Day

You are cordially invited to the Inaugural “Circle of Promise” Day on Saturday, August 1, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:300 p.m. at the Allen Temple Baptist Church located at 8501 International Boulevard Oakland, California….

5 Inspiring Breast Cancer Survivors

Here at Komen, we love to share positive stories about survivors inspiring others to keep fighting. Today we’d like to introduce five figures who have not only survived but thrive in their everyday life! The….

Susan G. Komen California Launches a Bold New Campaign to Prevent African American Women from Dying Needlessly from Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley – Advocates in seven California cities are expanding a year-long effort to keep African-American women from dying needlessly from breast cancer, with a new statewide campaign aimed at overcoming cultural stereotypes….