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Susan G. Komen Foundation

Participants at a Race for the Cure event (credit: Neshan H. Naltchayan/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Walk Texas In Susan G. Komen 3-Day

For eight years, D’Lyn Biggs has walked the Susan G. Komen 3-Day. She’s logged more than 400 miles, and along with a team of supporters has raised more than $800,000 for the cause.

CBS 11–11/01/2013

People participate in a march organized by Komen For the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer charity. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

3-Day Breast Cancer Walk Starts In Plano

Those participating in the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s 3-Day walk gathered at the Collin Creek Mall in Plano on Friday to prepare for their weekend march against breast cancer.

11/01/2013

Judith A. Salerno, the new president and CEO of Susan G. Komen®. (credit: Susan G. Komen for the Cure)

New Komen CEO Makes Appearance At Dallas Conference

For the first time North Texas is hearing from the new President and CEO of the Komen Organization. Friday, Doctor Judith Salerno was introduced during a conference in Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–06/21/2013

Judith A. Salerno, the new president and CEO of Susan G. Komen®. (credit: Susan G. Komen for the Cure)

Susan G. Komen Foundation Names New CEO

Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced Monday that it has a new CEO. The breast cancer charity named Judith A. Salerno to replace founder Nancy Brinker.

06/17/2013

People participate in a march organized by Komen For the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer charity. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Komen Cuts Half Its 3-Day Walks, Cites Low Numbers

The DFW event will still go on, but Dallas-based Susan G. Komen for the Cure is canceling half of its three-day charity walks in several other cities next year.

06/05/2013

Participants at a Race for the Cure event (credit: Neshan H. Naltchayan/AFP/Getty Images)

Komen Cuts Half Of Its 3-Day Races, Cites Low Numbers

Susan G. Komen for the Cure is canceling half of its 3-day charity races next year because of a drop in participation. This comes more than a year after the organization experienced a backlash after its decision to stop Planned Parenthood grants.

06/05/2013

The pink ribbon, symbolic of breast cancer support, is seen during the Komen Community Challenge rally on April 26, 2007 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texans Ready For Komen 3-Day Walk

A 60-mile journey starts Friday morning in Plano. Thousands of men and women will begin a weekend of walking, all to raise money and awareness about breast cancer.

11/02/2012

People participate in a march organized by Komen For the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer charity. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Komen Race Participation Down 11-Percent

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The preliminary numbers are in for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure held in Dallas on Saturday. In addition to a decrease in donations, organizers say race participation was down […]

CBSDFW.COM–10/22/2012

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Former Susan G. Komen Executive Has Book Deal

The former Susan G. Komen executive at the heart of the organization’s clash with Planned Parenthood has a book deal. Howard Books announced Monday that Karen Handel’s “Planned Bullyhood” will come out Sept. 11.

08/13/2012

People participate in a march organized by Komen For the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer charity. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Less People Registering For Breast Cancer Races

Organizers of Race for the Cure events — runs and walks that account for large fundraising — have seen participation drop by as much as 30 percent.

04/20/2012

Nancy Brinker, Founder, Susan G. Komen f

Registration Down For Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race For The Cure

Registration numbers are down nearly 20% for the Forth Worth Race for the Cure sponsored by Susan G. Komen

04/14/2012

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Susan G. Komen For The Cure Halts Planned Parenthood Grants

The nation’s leading breast-cancer charity, Dallas-based Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is halting its partnerships with Planned Parenthood affiliates.

01/31/2012

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