Nancy G. Brinker started the breast cancer movement as a promise to her dying sister Susan G. Komen to end breast cancer.
Historyedit]. Susan Goodman, later Susan Goodman Komen, was born in 1943
in Peoria, Illinois. She was diagnosed with breast cancer ...
As I look back over the last 30 years since I founded Susan G. Komen for the
Cure, I am amazed at our accomplishments. What began as a promise to my
Susan G. Komen is the ONLY organization that addresses breast cancer on
multiple fronts such as research, community health, ... OUR MISSION & HISTORY
1983The first Race for the Cure® takes place in Dallas, TX with 800 participants.
1984Komen founder Nancy Brinker is diagnosed with breast cancer. 1986The ...
Nancy G. Brinker is regarded as the leader of the global breast cancer movement
. ... she founded the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® series, which is now ...
Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G.
Komen ... Susan G. Komen for the Cure®'s promise is “to save lives and end
History. Susan G. Komen fought breast cancer with her heart, body and soul.
Throughout her diagnosis, treatments, and endless days in the hospital, she
Founded in her memory in 1982, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
was ... funded by local Komen Race for the Cure and other fund-raising events.
Feb 3, 2012 ... When I saw Nancy Brinker (sister of Susan G Komen and the founder and CEO of
Komen for the Cure) on MSNBC and how she engaged in ...