Media Contacts

For media inquiries please contact:

Andrea Moran
Senior Director, Communications and Community Relations
O: 716.887.2643 | M: 716.982.2343
amoran@komenupstateny.org

 

News / Press Releases

 

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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Support Susan G. Komen Upstate NY through your AMAZON Purchases https://smile.amazon.com/ch/75-2875179

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,….

2016 WNY Race for the Cure Results

Get WNY Race for the Cure Results HERE  or download the ITSYOURRACE app on your smartphone:

2016 Hope, Faith & Love Awardees announced

We are honored to introduce the 2016 recipients: Dr. Saif Soniwala, MD Kathleen Kowal Colleen Nossavage Hope Award For a breast health professional who works….

Lisa Faturos awarded Nora McGuire Award at WNY Race for the Cure

BUFFALO, NY (May 9, 2016) – Susan G. Komen® Western New York is pleased to announce the 2016 winner of the Nora McGuire Volunteer Award: ….

Inspirational Survivor Marilou Smith is 2016 Race for the Cure Honoree

BUFFALO, NY (April 27, 2016) — Susan G. Komen Western New York Race for the Cure® is pleased to announce that breast cancer Survivor Marilou Smith….

In the Pink: Komen WNY’s new blog!

  Take a look inside Komen Western New York through “In the Pink,” our new blog. We’ll share personal and institutional lessons learned, challenges surmounted, inspirations acquired, and….