About Susan G. Komen
Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit outside of the federal government while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Komen has set a BOLD GOAL to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths by 50% in the U.S. by 2026. Since its founding in 1982, Komen has funded more than $956 million in research and provided more than $2.1 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 60 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life.That promise has become Komen’s promise to all people facing breast cancer. Visit komen.org or call 1-877-GO-KOMEN. Connect with us on social at ww5.komen.org/social.

About Susan G. Komen and Komen Kentucky
Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit outside of the federal government while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Komen has set a BOLD GOAL to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths by 50% in the U.S. by 2026. Komen was founded in 1982 by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life. Komen Kentucky is working to better the lives of those facing breast cancer in the local community. Through events like the Komen Louisville and Komen Lexington Race for the Cure, Komen Kentucky has invested more than $11 million in community breast cancer programs in 111 counties and has contributed more than $4 million to the more than $956 million invested globally in breast cancer research. For more information, call the main office in Louisville at 502.495.7824 or the satellite location in Lexington at 859.368.7133. You may visit the website www.komenkentucky.org