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Susan G. Komen® Upstate New York Reschedules 2020 MORE THAN PINK Walk for September 5th

20th Anniversary Signature Event Rescheduled during COVID-19 Pandemic BUFFALO, NY | MARCH 26, 2020 – Susan G. Komen Upstate New York has rescheduled their annual….

Non-Symptomatic Women Should Delay Routine Breast Cancer Screening this Spring

SUSAN G. KOMEN® SUGGESTS NON-SYMPTOMATIC WOMEN DELAY ROUTINE BREAST CANCER SCREENING THIS SPRING Response minimizes exposure, frees up needed health capacity to deal with COVID-19….

Toll-Free Breast Care Helpline Available to Answer Questions & Provide Guidance for Resources


Operational Changes Around COVID-19

We join you, your families, your neighbors, your friends and your loved ones in paying very close attention to the ever evolving details around the….


BUFFALO, N.Y. – March 12, 2020 – Susan G. Komen® and Susan G. Komen® Upstate New York takes the health and safety of our supporters….

NEWS RELEASE_bubly Sparkling Water & Walmart team up with Susan G. Komen Upstate New York for statewide sampling & breast awareness event  

bubly to offer local sampling of nation-wide, limited-edition cans that support work of Susan G. Komen at 14 Walmart stores across Upstate New York on….

Your Komen Connection – Sept 2019

Your Komen Connection_Sept 2019 In This Issue: We are officially giving breast cancer our stamp of #Unapproval this October Research: Komen HQ Unveils $26M Investment….

NEWS RELEASE_Susan G. Komen Unveils $26M Investment in Research Focused on Metastatic Breast Cancer and New Treatments

NEW YORK Researchers Receive $1,450,000 in Research Funding DALLAS – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019 – Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today….

NEWS RELEASE_Komen Upstate New York Applauds Expanded Breast Cancer Screening

Komen commends Gov. Andrew Cuomo for signing ‘Shannon’s Law,’ expanding coverage of medically necessary mammograms for those age 35-39 Buffalo, NY (August 8, 2019) –….

Your Komen Connection – July 2019

Your Komen Connection _ July 2019 In this issue: Thank you Upstate New York for an AMAZING Walk & Race Season Research: Komen Clinical Trials….

NEWS RELEASE_Susan G. Komen® Upstate New York Opens 2019-2020 Small Grant Program

Awards of up to $5,000 to fund new approaches around local education & outreach, travel, conferences, and capacity building for non-profits working on the front….

NEWS RELEASE_ Komen Upstate New York awards over $400,000 for breast cancer services

Susan G. Komen® Upstate New York awards over $400,000 for breast cancer services Buffalo, NY (April 24, 2019) – Susan G. Komen Upstate New York….

NEWS RELEASE – WNY One of 26 Locations Nationally Chosen to Premier New MORE THAN PINK Walk Event in 2019

Susan G. Komen’s Reimagined Event Improves Connection to Lifesaving Work Locally & Nationally January 24, 2019 – Susan G. Komen Upstate New York, with headquarters….

Welcoming 2019!

HAPPY NEW YEAR to you and your family!! At Susan G. Komen Upstate New York we are so excited to be rolling into the New Year….

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CNY Community News: It is August and you know what that means… the Great New York State Fair is right around the corner!

Hello Komen Volunteer! It is August and you know what that means….the Great New York State Fair is right around the corner! Wednesday, August 22nd….

NOMINATE someone today for the Northeastern NY HOPE, FAITH and LOVE AWARDS

What are the HOPE, FAITH and LOVE AWARDS? HOPE or “Make a Difference” Award– Generally Given to a breast health or breast cancer professional. However,….

NEW Central New York EVENT: Paws for the Cure

Join us at the Fairgrounds the night before the Race- Friday, May 18th- for the first ever Paws for the Cure! Dogs of all breeds….

2017 WNY Breast Cancer Survivor Luncheon and Hope, Faith & Love Awards.

Thank you for making the 16th Annual Susan G. Komen® Western New York Survivor Luncheon  such a wonderful celebration of our community’s breast cancer Survivors,….