We’re happy to announced that Annie Jennings is our August Volunteer of the Month! “Annie is an exceptional young woman with tremendous talent,” said Nicolle Racey, director of communications and marketing at Komen Columbus, “As my intern, I as blown away with her creativity and her writing talent. I have no doubt Annie will achieve… More August Volunteer of the Month: Annie Jennings
We’re excited to announce that the Race for the Cure is expanding beyond the streets of downtown Columbus to the brick streets around Ohio University! In partnership with the Ohio University School of Nursing, we will be launching our inaugural Athens Race for the Cure in Athens, Ohio on Sunday, October 25, 2015. Susan G.… More The Race for the Cure is Coming to Athens, Ohio!
Congratulations to Craig & Jaclyn Sivers for being named our July Volunteers of the Month! “Craig and Jaclyn have been very instrumental in hosting an annual golf outing, raising thousands of dollars for Komen Columbus, making them one of our top fundraisers for the past two years,” said Natalie Guagenti, volunteer and event manager at… More July Volunteers of the Month: Craig & Jaclyn Sivers
Every year, at the Susan G. Komen Leadership Conference in Forth Worth, Texas, our national headquarters awards one volunteer group in the nation as the “Outstanding Volunteer Group of the Year.” This year, we are thrilled to announce that the Bank of America team was chosen for their support of Komen Columbus and our mission. The… More Susan G. Komen Names Bank of America “Outstanding Volunteer Group of the Year”
What events /people or experience led you here to Susan G. Komen Columbus? I volunteered for Komen Columbus for several years. Every year at the Race, I am overwhelmed with the positive energy and support for the survivors. My family, like so many, has been affected by breast cancer. My husband lost his cousin to… More Meet the staff at Komen Columbus: Elizabeth Berrisford
Guest post by Jenna Sopko, Events Intern Daniel Conner has completed more than 260 miles of marathons around the world and now he will join the Marathon for the Cure team to add 26 more miles to his total. Daniel will be running his 11th full marathon at this year’s Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon.… More Marathon for the Cure Team Member Trains for 11th Full Marathon
Guest post by Jenna Sopko, Events Intern “I remember thinking, if my doing this [a half marathon] will help another experimental drug get approved that my mom can use, and we will be able to have to have another family vacation, I’ll do it,” said Lindsay Dollinger, a member of the 2015 Marathon for the… More Marathon for the Cure Team Runner Runs Miles for Mother