Our community grants fund breast cancer exams, screening & diagnostic mammograms and treatment and post treatment support provided by our medical partners. Komen Kentucky supports the medical community by providing transportation and educational services, ensuring men and women have access to their services.
This year alone, Komen Kentucky will fund community grants that will provide the following services:
438 screening mammograms
505 diagnostic mammograms 41 ultrasounds
897 treatment support services
1,608 transportation assistances services: 524 gas cards, 977 TARC vouchers and 107 cab rides
4,639 educational support for community grant programs
In 2019, Komen Kentucky’s grant funding will be focused on direct services and programs. Details to be announced soon!
Additionally, thousands of men and women will receive educational materials through health fairs, seminars and fundraising events throughout.