Circle of Promise Los Angeles Community Advisory Meeting

December 13th, 2016|

On December 1, Susan G. Komen Los Angeles held their second quarterly Circle of Promise meeting at the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. In addition to raising awareness, committee members and community partners had a fun Holiday sweater, cookie exchange party. The Circle of Promise was created to empower all African American women to get […]

Praise in Pink

September 30th, 2016|

On October 30, Susan G. Komen Orange County was pleased to have partnered with 8 faith based organizations to promote Praise in Pink, the first annual county-wide event which aims to inform and activate the community to help improve breast cancer disparities amongst African American women. Throughout Orange County, the pink clad congregants celebrated survivors […]

Circle of Promise Day

August 1st, 2016|

Our special dinner in celebration of “Circle of Promise Day” on Monday, August 1 at 7pm at the Fullerton Community Center was a great success in spreading awareness of both breast health equity issues in the African American community and also the Life and Legacy of Henrietta Lacks. Komen established Circle of Promise Day on […]

Breast Health & Music for the Soul

July 30th, 2016|

On Saturday, July 30th Komen San Diego is hosting a free event “Breast Health & Music for the Soul”. This event includes music, conversation and good food.

This event features Jason French, a laid-back soul, pop, and reggae-influenced singer songwriter. Jason will be performing in honor of his aunt who passed away from breast cancer.

It also […]

More Than My Hair Tour Beauty & The Breast

April 26th, 2016|

One day 8 Shops, over 200 hundred women reached to learn about breast health education while getting their hair done.

Did you know that African American women in our community are dying from breast cancer at alarming rates? Breast cancer is the most common cancer among African American women and the second leading cause of cancer […]