Michigan breast cancer researcher receives $600,000 grant from Susan G. Komen for genetics research

   Joni Avery Susan G. Komen 972.855.4382 press@komen.org Olivia Adams Byrum & Fisk Communications 616.726.7705 oadams@byrumfisk.com Funding is part of Susan G. Komen®’s national initiative….

Susan G. Komen announces bold initiative to cut breast cancer mortality in half by 2026

Komen Michigan commits to reducing breast cancer mortality in Michigan through expanded, local breast health services and cutting-edge research

Race for the Cure Celebrates 19 Years of Fighting Cancer Through Awareness, Raising Funds in West Michigan

Komen Michigan Celebrates Survivors, Doers, Community Partners Who Help in the Fight.

Standup for the Cure Continues to Make Strides in Muskegon and Across the Country!

Standup for the Cure Continues to Make Strides in Muskegon and Across the Country!

The second Annual Standup for the Cure, Muskegon, hit the beach of Harbor Towne on Saturday morning to help continue the fight against breast cancer.

Susan G. Komen® Michigan Hosts their 7TH Annual Ride for the Cure®

Susan G. Komen® Michigan Hosts their 7TH Annual Ride for the Cure®

Susan G. Komen® Michigan is pleased to announce that this year’s Mid-Michigan Ride for the Cure®, presented by Lake Trust Credit Union, will be held on Saturday, July 16th in Brighton, MI.

Standup for the Cure Announces 2nd Annual Muskegon Event to benefit Susan G. Komen Michigan

Standup for the Cure Announces 2nd Annual Muskegon Event to benefit Susan G. Komen Michigan

“We were thrilled with the success of Standup for the Cure and hope to beat last year’s attendance of 500+ participants and over $65,000 raised” said Jennifer Jurgens, Executive Director of the Michigan Affiliate of Susan G. Komen and breast cancer survivor.

Susan G. Komen Michigan Grants $46,854 to Small Grant Programs

Susan G. Komen Michigan Grants $46,854 to Small Grant Programs

Thanks in part to events such as the Susan G. Komen® Race for the Cure, Komen Michigan is able to invest in breast health programs that support the community.

Statement on the Loss of Denise Bohn

Jennifer Jurgens, executive director of Susan G. Komen Michigan released the following statement regarding the loss of long-time Komen supporter and current staff member, Denise Bohn…

Susan G. Komen® Michigan Grants $552,665 to Local Breast Health Programs

Susan G. Komen® Michigan Grants $552,665 to Local Breast Health Programs

Komen Michigan fully funds this year’s grant slate for the second year in a row to provide breast health education, screening & diagnostic services, and survivorship programs.

Tanya Horan Named as Vice President of Development of Susan G. Komen Michigan

Tanya Horan Named as Vice President of Development of Susan G. Komen Michigan

As Komen Michigan grows, leadership roles change to better serve the community