Susan G. Komen, formerly known as Susan G. Komen for the Cure and originally
as The Susan ... To fulfill that promise, Brinker founded the Susan G. Komen
Breast Cancer Foundation in Komen's memo...
Shortly after Susan's death from breast cancer at the age of 36, Brinker founded
Susan G. Komen for the Cure® in 1982. Brinker faced an immediate uphill battle:
In 1982, that promise became the Susan G. Komen<sup>®</sup> organization and the
beginning of a global movement. What was started with $200 and a shoebox full
At Susan G. Komen, our mission is to save lives and end breast cancer forever by
empowering others, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find ...
Susan G. Komen is the world's largest breast cancer organization, funding more
... Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G.
Oct 6, 2012 ... Born in 1943 in Peoria, Illinois, Susan G. Komen was a beauty queen, described
by her sister as “kind and loving, not only to me but to ...
Susan Goodman Komen died at the age of 36. Founded in her memory in 1982,
the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation was born from a sister's love ...
Feb 3, 2012 ... I've been public about my criticisms of the Susan G. Komen Foundation for a few
years. That criticism has not been easy; after all, I'm criticizing ...
Founder of Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Nancy Brinker. Born
December 6, 1946, in Peoria, IL; daughter of Marvin (a commercial real-estate ...
Susan's sister Nancy founded the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation in
1982. The foundation is best known for its Race for the Cure events, which are ...