Komen Sacramento Community Grants Workshop

Interested in applying for a Komen 2017 Community Health Grant? Please attend our Komen Sacramento Valley Community Grants Workshop on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 @ 11:30am – 1:30pm at The California Endowment (1414 K St,….

We’d like to introduce our newest Board Member!

Deanna Johnston, Vice President of Regional Government Affairs. In this role, Ms. Johnston oversees state government affairs on the West Coast for the Magellan enterprise. Ms. Johnston brings over ten years of state political and….

7 Flags Car Wash Partnership with the Susan G. Komen Foundation is now 3 Years Strong and Counting

Vallejo, CA (October 2016) – For the month of October, 7 Flags Car Wash is partnering with the Susan G. Komen foundation to help raise awareness for Breast Cancer as well as to raise money….

Komen Sacramento Metastatic Breast Cancer Video Conversation

Join us on October 13, from 11a to 1:30p, in recognition of National Metastatic Breast Cancer Day, for an event that aims to elevate public awareness and understanding of metastatic breast cancer and to expand….

California Affiliates of Susan G. Komen Applaud Governor Brown for Signing Legislation to Expand Breast Cancer Screening and Treatment

SACRAMENTO – The seven California Affiliates of Susan G. Komen thanked Gov. Jerry Brown for signing legislation designed to expand breast cancer screening and treatment standards for low-income Californians. The legislation, Assembly Bill 1795, authored….

Save the Date & Reserve Your Spot!

Komen CA Metastatic Breast Cancer Video Conversation Thursday, October 13, 2016 – National Metastatic Breast Cancer Day 11:00 – 2:00 Video Presentations from three CA Satellite offices: Sacramento – Advocacy and Metastatic Breast Cancer (Limited….

An Update on Komen Sponsored Bill AB 1795

Our Komen sponsored bill recently cleared the final legislative hurdle, passing with unanimous support! AB 1795 will now go to the Governor, who has until the end of September to sign or veto the measure…..

Introducing Komen Sacramento’s 2017 Race for the Cure Chair

My name is Mariella Platner and I want to make a difference. I have always wanted to make a difference – from the time I was the chief editor of my class newspaper in elementary….

Write the Governor of California to Support Bill AB 1795

Our Komen sponsored bill recently cleared the final legislative hurdle, passing with unanimous support! AB 1795 will now go to the Governor, who has until the end of September to sign or veto the measure…..

Susan G. Komen Sets Bold Goal to Reduce U.S. Breast Cancer Deaths by 50 Percent in 10 Years

Plan Targets Health Equity for All, Enhanced Research Focus for Most Lethal Breast Cancers DALLAS – Sept.13, 2016 – The Susan G. Komen® breast cancer organization announced a bold plan today to reduce the nation’s….

AB 1795 Passes Senate Appropriations

Great news! AB 1795 passed out of Senate Appropriations last week. It will be heard on the Senate floor in the next two weeks, and then it’s off to the Governor’s office. Authored by former….

Thank You for Volunteering!

Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley would like to give a heartfelt thank you to all the many volunteers who gave of their time and talents to make this year’s 20th Annual Komen Sacramento Race for….

Win Airlines Miles in the May Day Escape!

We’re launching another opportunity to win a 25,000 American Airline AAdvantage® Mile Certificate* (a $750 value)! How do you enter? Every $50 donation made now through May 31st at 11:59 pm gives you one entry to….

Order Your Pink Plate Today

Pink Plate and AB1795 – Support the Every Woman Counts Program Orders of the California Pink Ribbon License Plate (pinkplate.org) provide funds for free clinical breast exams and mammograms through the Department of Health Care….

2016 Sacramento Honorary Team New Balance Award Winner Belinda Paris

Belinda Paris nursing background spans 40 years. She believes no one should ever sit alone while having chemotherapy. Belinda was the nurse patients counted on. When Belinda was diagnosed with breast cancer after a routine….

Win Air Miles in the Tax Day Flyaway!

Want to win a 25,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® Mile Certificate*?  To earn your chance to win, make a donation to the 20th Annual Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure in the amount of $50 or more….

The River District Host 4th Annual Pink the Boulevard to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness

Public Outreach Campaign Provides Powerful Visual Reminder for Breast Cancer Awareness and Komen Sacramento’s 20th Annual Race for the Cure WHO: The River District will unite more than 20 businesses on or near Richards Boulevard….

Cosmos for the Cure at Sidetrax Nightclub

Cosmos for the Cure is happening Thursday, April 21st at Sidetrax Nightclub. Enjoy a signature cocktail with proceeds being donated to Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley. Tickets must be purchased in advance here. View the….

Every Woman Counts State Assembly Bill (AB 1795) Update

Great news! Speaker Emeritus Atkins, Dr. Les and our Komen Lobbyist presented AB 1795 to the Assembly Health Committee and the bill received UNANIMOUS bipartisan support. Enough votes to pass the Health Committee!   Big….

Race Corner: What’s Your Next Step?

The clock is ticking. Nearly two months from now, thousands will gather with teams, friends and family or on a solo quest to support the 20th Race for the Cure. Here are some important things….