Congratulations to Kimberley Glover, our February Volunteer of the Month! What started off as a practicum for her Masters in Public Health, Kimberley decided to return to Komen Columbus to volunteer her time and lend her data crunching talents to our organization. Kim helped our Director of Mission, Julie McMahon, with our community profile last… More February Volunteer of the Month: Kimberley Glover
If there is one thing that Amber Preston wants to impress on people, it’s that cancer does not discriminate. “The message that is broadcasted all over is about breast cancer in women 40 and over. I had no family history. Cancer does not discriminate. Our country has a skewed perception of breast cancer and who… More Amber Preston | Komen Columbus Race Co-Honorary Chair
It’s truly a delight to name Angela Schuster as our January Volunteer of the Month! Angela started volunteering with Komen Columbus by lending her creative writing talents. She helped with the Dear Cancer campaign and interviewed and wrote the individual stories for all five of our 2016 Honorary Race Chairs. “Angela is the most kindest… More January Volunteer of the Month: Angela Schuster
Imagine being in the shoes of a working single-mother with three kids who can’t afford insurance premiums. Maybe you’ve just changed jobs and your new insurance hasn’t kicked in. Now imagine you’ve found a lump or have a family history of breast cancer. Go the Extra Mile this Race season and join Club 250, the… More Join the Club!
Congratulations to the 2015 Honor Roll members for the Inaugural Athens Race for the Cure®! The top 100 individual Race for the Cure fundraisers become members of the prestigious Honor Roll. We are proud to stand beside this amazing group of people in the fight against breast cancer. These women and men have overwhelmed us with their… More Introducing the Athens Race Honor Roll!
Congratulations to our December Volunteer of the Month: Dr. Deepa Halaharvi! Dr. Halavarvi has an interesting perspective to breast cancer – as a a breast surgeon at OhioHealth she has helped many women with her professional training but as a recent breast cancer survivor she relates to her patients on emotional level because she has… More December Volunteer of the Month: Dr. Deepa Halaharvi
Congratulations to Shirley Berrisford, our November Volunteer of the Month. Shirley recently started volunteering at Komen Columbus and in that short time she has made a big impression on us all. Not to mention, she regularly brings us bagels- which by no means has influenced our decision to nominate her. =) “Shirley is a lovely… More November Volunteer of the Month: Shirley Berrisford