1307, 2017

Komen is working to change breast cancer disparities and achieving health equity

July 13th, 2017|News|

 

Pictured from left to right: Larleslie McDaniel, Komen Orange County Circle of Promise Community Resource Advocate, Dr. Sheri Prentiss, Komen Ambassador for the African American Health Equity Initiative, David Lacks Jr., Henrietta Lack’s grandson, Wendy Shurleds, Komen San Diego Circle of Promise Community Resource Advocate, and Dr. Suzanne Afflalo, Komen Circle of Promise advocate.

Susan G. […]

505, 2017

MLB Announces Our Own Wendy Shurelds as Honorary Bat Girl

May 5th, 2017|News|

Major League Baseball Announces Our Own Wendy Shurelds as Honorary Bat Girl here in San Diego.

Wendy Shurelds

Wendy Shurelds is passionate about living life to the fullest and turning every bad situation into a positive experience. In 2009, Wendy lost her mom in a workplace fatality, she found herself speaking in front of congress fighting for […]

405, 2017

Northgate Gonzalez Markets Mother’s Day Mammogram Events

May 4th, 2017|Awareness, Breast-Screening|

On Thursday May 4th and Tuesday May 9th,   Circle of Promise Los Angeles hosted two Mother’s Day mammogram Events at Northgate Gonzalez Markets in partnership with Watts Health Foundation. In total, 30 women received a life-saving mammogram and left with peace of mind as well as a beautiful flower.

To learn more about where […]

2904, 2017

KJLH Women’s Health Expo

April 29th, 2017|Awareness, Breast-Screening|

The Los Angeles Circle of Promise in partnership with Watts Health Foundation provided mammograms at the KJLH Women’s Health Expo event on Saturday, April 29th where over 10,000 women were expected to be in attendance. Over 100 women signed up to receive mammograms that day! The event also included numerous health and wellness vendors, a […]

2903, 2017

Whole Health Community Day – “Good Health = Long Life”

March 29th, 2017|Breast-Screening|

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Circle of Promise and Community Health Imaging Centers are hosting a free mammogram event in partnership with Kaiser Permanente.

To qualify you must be:

Uninsured or underinsured
40 years+ of age or under 40 years old experiencing symptoms
Low-income
Have not had a mammogram in the past year

For appointments, please call: (619) 269-1299. Walk-ins […]

2301, 2017

Circle of Promise Roundtable

January 23rd, 2017|Panel|

Susan G. Komen Orange County’s African-American Breast Health Partnership is hosting a much needed discussion on breast cancer and the general breast health of African-American Women. Komen Senior Advisor to the CEO for Special Initiatives, Shyrea Thompson from Washington D.C. is the keynote speaker. There will be a “Meet and Greet” from 6:15 to 7:00PM […]

1312, 2016

Circle of Promise Los Angeles Community Advisory Meeting

December 13th, 2016|Awareness|

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 […]

3009, 2016

Praise in Pink

September 30th, 2016|Awareness|

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 […]

209, 2016

Cathedral of Praise – Health Fair

September 2nd, 2016|Breast-Screening|

Susan G. Komen® –Inland Empire under the Circle of Promise® Initiative is excited to partner with Alinea Medical Imaging. Alinea will be providing breast-screening services at: Cathedral of Praise Health Fair , 3030 Del Rosa Avenue, San Bernardino, CA 92404 on September 10th, 2016 from 9am – 2pm.

Cathedral of Praise Health Fair
September 10th, 2016
3030 Del […]

1308, 2016

Long Beach Jazz Festival

August 13th, 2016|Affiliate Events|

Susan G. Komen Los Angeles is proud to have celebrated the Circle of Promise® Initiative with women at the Long Beach Jazz Festival. Komen Los Angeles educated and informed hundreds of women on the Circle of Promise initiative, breast cancer disparities among African American women and their breast health. Komen Los Angeles is committed to […]