1.) What events/people or experiences led you here to Komen Columbus? My mom, Diane Montville, lost her battle to breast cancer in 2014. She had battled the disease four times throughout her life, but always had a selfless and humble attitude. I began volunteer for Komen Northeast Ohio in 2003 when I was nine years … More Meet the Staff at Komen Columbus: Megan Montville
We are excited to announce that new this year we’ll have Snapchat geofilters for you to use at the Race! From 6 a.m.- 3 p.m. you can access our Snapchat geofilters in the locations listed below. Location 1: As you line up to start the Race be sure to take some great photos. Location 2: Keep going, … More Check out our SnapChat Geofilter for the Race!
Behind every Race for the Cure Team, there’s a story. We’re excited to share these stories as we prepare to celebrate our 25th Komen Columbus Race on May 20. Meet Team Shaneka Solis, led by their team captain, Stephanie Solis. “I started volunteering with Komen Columbus in 2008. First with registration and now I have … More Team Shaneka Solis
What events /people or experience led you here to Susan G. Komen Columbus? I met Katie Carter 9 years ago and we became fast friends. It was incredible to watch the race grow under her leadership and to hear of all of the good work that was happening within the Komen-Columbus organization. Since our meeting, … More Meet the Staff at Komen Columbus: Kathryn Stephens
In honor of the 25th Race for the Cure, we are taking the time to celebrate Race teams’ inspiring and motivating stories. Meet Team Save the Mommies. “My name is Jen, and I am team captain of Save the Mommies. Our breast cancer story started in 2009 when my sister, Shel, was diagnosed with triple … More Team Save the Mommies
We’ve cooked up a delicious incentive with our friends at Cameron Mitchell Restaurants to help with your Race fundraising. Please email us to receive cards. Board and staff not eligible. Easy Peasey. We love this. We think you’ll love it. And we think your donors will love it too. Feel free to pass this along … More Dinner’s On Us
Susan G. Komen® recognizes that, in order to achieve its mission, scientific progress must be complemented by sound legislative and regulatory policy. Through government action, broad, systemic, lasting change can be made in the fight against breast cancer. This means that Komen—as a patient advocacy organization with first-hand knowledge of how breast cancer touches local … More Breast Cancer Bill of Rights