Susan G. Komen NEPA is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, diagnostic and support services. Through annual events including the Race for the Cure and individual contributions, Komen NEPA raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer.
Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stay in our service area to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment. Komen NEPA has raised more than $3.7 million in local breast health and breast cancer awareness projects in our 19 county service area. Through its 2017-2018 community grants, Komen NEPA is investing $$191,105 in education, diagnosis, treatment and support programs. Click here to view a listing of our most recent community grant recipients.
Twenty-five percent of funds raised supports the Susan G. Komen® Grants Program.
Susan G. Komen® to date has funded 170 research grants totaling $60.9 million just in the state of Pennsylvania. Click here to view the 2017 Pennsylvania Research Grant Report.
For more information about our financial history and spending, please review the Annual Reports and Form 990s by clicking here. We invite you to read our latest Annual Report (2015-2016) to learn more about us and the work we do, and to become inspired to share in our promise.