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….

Multiply Your Power by 10!

Take the Power of 10 Challenge! Ask 10 friends to make a $10 contribution & save lives! We hope that you can join us on May 7th for the Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure,….

Join Us On the Capitol Steps Tuesday, March 8th!

Please attend this important event Tuesday, March 8th on the South Steps of the State Capitol at 10:30 am. Ceremony and press conference will begin at 11 am. Komen California has officially introduced a bill….

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….