The Legacy of Patricia Kay Beaver

By Libby Holmes, Principal, Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary Patricia Kay Beaver was an incredible woman. She was a fantastic mother and role model for my sister and I growing up. I always remember her valuing education and….

Denise Duncan’s Survivor Story

I came home from a run one morning and noticed a lump on my left breast in the shower.  I went to the doctor and they wanted me to get a mammogram.  Unfortunately, the mammogram….

Volunteer for the 3rd Annual PINK the Boulevard Celebration

Hello friends, On Saturday, April 25, The River District will install 1,000 PINK Ribbons for our 3rd Annual PINK the Boulevard Celebration. This Celebration and our 1,000 PINK Ribbons will honor the nearly 1,000 individuals diagnosed….

“Pink” The Boulevard In The River District

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Get Sacramento Republic Tickets Through April 15th!


Book Your Hotel Group Rate for the Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure

You can make online reservations at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Cal Expo at a $99.00 per night discounted group rate here. You may also call in Marriott reservations at: 866-836-6097 and mention code G1861.

Sleep In For the Cure To Support the Race!

Precious pug and canine hero Daquiri and owners Committee Team Event Chairs Chris and Devin have a message for you. Race for the Cure May 9th, snuggle in for a Saturday morning sleep in and….

Win A Family Fun Pack to Pier 39!

Anybody who is registered for the Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure, or has donated at least $25 by April 20th will be automatically entered to win a very special prize! A Family Fun Pack….

Survivor Only Social*

Thursday, April 30, Arden Fair 5:30-7:30 Center Court- In front of Nordstrom entrance, near elevator Don’t miss a chance to socialize and reconnect with other guests, get a SWAG bag with free goodies, and enjoy….

2 Komen Sacramento Grantees Doing Amazing Things In the Community

Komen Sacramento would love to shed a spotlight on these 2 grantees who are doing amazing things in the community! We donate 75 percent of net funds raised to vital local breast health services, and dedicate….

Why We Love Our Breast Cancer Survivors

Survivors are strong and energize others to continue to fight. Survivors share their stories allowing other to learn from their experience. Survivors build relationship and bond in their sisterhood. Survivors are advocates and remind us….

Swim with the Dolphins at Discovery Kingdom and Support Komen Sacramento

A dolphin swim is the perfect way to make a splash this spring and create memories to last a lifetime! A special PINK offer from Six Flags Discovery Kingdom​ can save you up to $45….

10 Tips to Prepare for Your First 5k Walk

You’ve signed up for your first 5k walk and you are pumped to be walking the Komen Sacramento 5k; excited and ready to go! Now what? Let us steer you in the right direction with….

5 Ways To Get Involved with the 2015 Komen Sacramento Race for the Cure

Komen Sacramento is fighting breast cancer. How? By funding programs that support those in the fight to save lives while educating individuals about breast cancer risk factors, the importance of early detection, and the resources….

Free Special Screening of “Cancer – The Emperor of All Maladies”

You are invited to a free special screening of the upcoming PBS Cancer documentary. CANCER THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES PRODUCED BY EMMY AWARD WINNER Ken Burns AND BASED ON THE PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING BOOK WRITTEN….

Why Donating $25 Makes A Difference

Along with your race registration, consider making a donation. You might not think donating $25 or $50 could make such a difference, but it does. Consider that just $50 helps to provide 50 newly diagnosed breast….

#ThankYouThursday – Local Presenting Sponsor KCRA/KQCA My58

This #ThankYouThursday we would like to recognize our wonderful new Local Presenting Sponsor for this year’s Race! We are honored that KCRA/KQCA My58 will be our Local Presenting Sponsor for the 2015 Race for the….

5 Ways to Support Someone Dealing with Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer; daunting words to hear and even more intimidating to process when a loved one reveals they have been diagnosed with cancer. The important thing to remember is that your love and support is….

Congratulations to Our 2015 Team Sponsors!

In 2014 we added TEAMS that raised $10,000 or more to the back of the t-shirt.  Those fundraising giants were: CalPERS Jammin for the Cure RAC-PAC Team Taco Bell Cupcakes for the Cure In 2015….

Volunteer for the Cure

Looking to volunteer for a great cause?  Volunteers play a vital role in Komen Sacramento’s Race for the Cure, and our Race Volunteer website is now live! Browse a variety of open positions and sign….