Komen Columbus Goes to D.C.

Last week a few of our staff members were fortunate enough to attend the Komen Advocacy Summit in Washington, D.C. We spent a day meeting with our congresspeople and senators and had three primary asks: To preserve women’s access to breast cancer screening and diagnostic services by funding the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early … More Komen Columbus Goes to D.C.

emPOWERed Update

We’re excited to share more info about emPOWERed, a program dreamed up by 7-year breast cancer survivor and personal trainer Stasi Trout. Inspired by how fitness helped her maintain a sense of normalcy during her treatment and wanting to bring together survivors in the spirit of good health, Stasi will lead several sessions this spring … More emPOWERed Update

Advice from a Co-Survivor

We all know that breast cancer affects the entire family – not just the person diagnosed. When Liz Miesen heard her diagnosis of Stage IV, Metastatic breast cancer in 2016, her husband Nick was right next to her. They faced the entire battle side-by-side and we’re excited to be able to spotlight what a co-survivor … More Advice from a Co-Survivor

Survivors are encouraged to RISE up with local fitness facility

RISE Fitness Community, an independently owned and operated gym in Columbus, is excited to offer one lucky survivor the opportunity to make this year’s Race for the Cure her “Comeback 5K.” Their fantastic trainers are offering free personal training from now until Race day to help you cross the finish line. If you’re interested in taking part … More Survivors are encouraged to RISE up with local fitness facility