Columbus Race Recap

Thank you, Central and Southeast Ohio! We were so grateful for another incredible Race for the Cure. Here’s a snapshot of what our day looked like thanks to YOUR support: 21,627 participants registered for the Komen Columbus Race for the Cure (the largest Komen Columbus Race for the Cure in the United States). See pictures … More Columbus Race Recap

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