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Susan G. Komen - Chicago Company Profile

Susan G. Komen® - Chicago was established in 1997 and holds two Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® events annually in Chicago and Lombard, IL. Komen Chicago has awarded nearly $15 million towards the fight against breast cancer by funding grassroots breast health navigation, breast cancer screening and treatment projects, as well as global research. 75 percent of net proceeds generated by the Komen Chicago stay in the Chicagoland area, while the remaining 25 percent supports the Susan G. Komen® Grants Program for research, with many grants at local Chicago institutions. For more information please call 773-444-0061 or visit www.komenchicago.org.

News from Susan G. Komen - Chicago:

Komen Chicago Proudly Announces Appointment of Susan Tybon As Chief Executive Officer

CHICAGO, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Susan G. Komen® – Chicago announced today that it has named Susan Tybon as chief executive officer. Tybon brings more than two decades of experience working in nonprofit management to Komen Chicago.  She joins Komen Chicago from the Japanese American S…

Komen Chicago Awards Nearly $1.3 Million to Local Organizations to Fight Breast Cancer

Komen Chicago has now donated nearly $15 million to Chicagoland organizations to fund research, navigation, screening, diagnostics and treatment support CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Susan G. Komen® – Chicago today announced its 2014 class of grantees.  The total award of nea…