The Susan G Komen Foundation is the poster-child for shitty charitable activity, from its notoriously high overheads (which divert donors' money to executives, rather than cancer research) to its antipathy to Planned Parenthood (because...Show More Summary
Formula 1 will 'turn pink' at next month's United States Grand Prix after signing a partnership with Susan G Komen, the world's…
That ranks in the top 10 among all corporate donors involved in the Susan G. Komen Greater NYC Race for the Cure.
Here’s a list. What do these organizations have in common? The Red Cross. The Salvation Army. Susan G. Komen. The Palm Beach Preservation Foundation. The Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar Foundation. Cleveland Clinic. The American Cancer Society. American Friends of Magen David Adom. They have all canceled events at Boobla Con’s sleazy pleasure dome in Palm […]
UPDATE: Aug. 18 ? Seven groups have now said they won’t host future events at Mar-A-Lago, including the Salvation Army, the American Red Cross and Susan G. Komen, The Washington Post reported Friday.
The Washington Post reports: The Salvation Army, the American Red Cross and Susan G. Komen on Friday joined a growing exodus of organizations canceling plans to hold fundraising events at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, deepening the financial impact to President Trump’s private business amid furor over his comments on Charlottesville. Show More Summary
We have all seen the catchy T-shirts for the Susan B. Komen walks “Protect the Tatas.” Few adult diseases have received as much fund-raising attention as Breast Cancer, and for good reason. Did you know that according to Florida law, your insurer must pay for reconstructive surgery if the policy provides coverage for the mastectomy? Florida... Show More Summary
What’s an ex-Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills star got to offer? Why herself apparently! Brandi Glanville and Eden Sassoon are auctioning off guys to raise money for Susan G. Komen as part of the Babes For Boobs charity event. Well,Show More Summary
Karen Handel resigned from the nation's top breast cancer advocacy organization, the Susan G. Komen Foundation, in 2012 after it came to light that she helped convince board members to end funding for breast cancer screenings at Planned...Show More Summary
Karen Handel’s role in getting the Susan G. Komen Foundation to stop funding cancer screenings at Planned Parenthood made her nationally famous, though not in a particularly good way—Komen quickly reversed the decision and Handel resigned. Show More Summary
Last weekend I visited Savannah, Georgia to celebrate a friend’s birthday and received some insights into event fundraising as a bonus. In a large public square beside my hotel, the Susan B. Komen Foundation was setting up for the local version of their Race for the Cure® — the world’s most successful series of 5K […]
Lisa A. Newman, M.D., MPH, director of the Breast Cancer Center at the Henry Ford Cancer Institute, has been appointed by Susan G. Komen - the world's largest nonprofit funder of breast cancer research - to its Scientific Advisory Board.
It was a big check with a big dollar figure that Jessica Rhee was handed by a couple of Knott’s Berry Farm’s characters for Susan G. Komen Orange County. Rhee, a member of the nonprofit’s board, was at the theme park to receive the check for $108,867 from Knott’s officials, bringing the total donated to […]
Remember a few years ago when Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Planned Parenthood got in a big fight and it nearly blew up the Race For The Cure? It turned out that Komen had a die-hard anti-abortion activist as a senior official whoShow More Summary
Democrat Jon Ossoff is, at the very least, in a runoff with Karen Handel of Susan G. Komen Foundation fame. There was an outside chance that he might have had that 50 percent +1 vote, but then some "technical difficulties" hit, and everything ground to a halt. Via Twitter: JUST IN: Rare data error from one of the cards means Fulton Co. Show More Summary
Jennifer Pietenpol, Ph.D., Executive Vice President for Research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and director of Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC), has been named a Chief Scientific Advisor (CSA) for the nonprofit breast cancer organization Susan G. Komen.
FROM INDYCAR.COM Dale Coyne has found a combination that works when it comes to fielding his team’s No. 63 Honda for the Indianapolis 500. Driver Pippa Mann, engineer Rob Ridgely and supporting Susan G. Komen’s Get Involved Campaign. Mann will return to Dale Coyne Racing for a fifth consecutive year to pilot the team’s third entry [...]
What better way to celebrate Mother's Day weekend than to support the fight against breast cancer with yoga? Leading yoga brand Manduka is partnering with Susan G. Komen, to amass 1 million yogis for the world's largest yoga event. The post Project:OM to Gather 1 Million Yogis for Fight Against Breast Cancer appeared first on Yoga Journal.
by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Globally recognized leaders in technology, bioethics, genomics, oncology and patient advocacy – convened by the Susan G. Komen breast cancer organization – are gathering here today to drive breast cancer research and improve treatment through the power of Big Data. Show More Summary
Remember in 2012 when the Susan G. Komen Foundation announced that they’re removing funding from Planned Parenthood? Fortunately that quickly backfired as people rallied to support the literally lifesaving organization and Komen backpedaled. Show More Summary