New Komen CEO Makes Appearance At Dallas ConferenceFor 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.
Susan G. Komen Foundation Names New CEOSusan 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.
Komen Cuts Half Its 3-Day Walks, Cites Low NumbersThe 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.
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.
North Texans Ready For Komen 3-Day WalkA 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.
Dallas Komen Race Participation Down 11-Percent
Former Susan G. Komen Executive Has Book DealThe 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.
Less People Registering For Breast Cancer RacesOrganizers of Race for the Cure events -- runs and walks that account for large fundraising -- have seen participation drop by as much as 30 percent.
Registration Down For Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race For The CureRegistration numbers are down nearly 20% for the Forth Worth Race for the Cure sponsored by Susan G. Komen
Susan G. Komen For The Cure Halts Planned Parenthood GrantsThe nation's leading breast-cancer charity, Dallas-based Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is halting its partnerships with Planned Parenthood affiliates.
Catholic Bishop Bars Support For Susan G. Komen For The Cure A Roman Catholic bishop told parishes and schools of his diocese to stop raising money for a national breast cancer charity out of concern it might one day decide to fund embryonic stem cell research.