2301, 2017

Circle of Promise Roundtable

January 23rd, 2017|Panel|

Susan G. Komen Orange County’s African-American Breast Health Partnership is hosting a much needed discussion on breast cancer and the general breast health of African-American Women. Komen Senior Advisor to the CEO for Special Initiatives, Shyrea Thompson from Washington D.C. is the keynote speaker. There will be a “Meet and Greet” from 6:15 to 7:00PM […]

1312, 2016

Circle of Promise Los Angeles Community Advisory Meeting

December 13th, 2016|Awareness|

On December 1, Susan G. Komen Los Angeles held their second quarterly Circle of Promise meeting at the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. In addition to raising awareness, committee members and community partners had a fun Holiday sweater, cookie exchange party. The Circle of Promise was created to empower all African American women to get […]

3009, 2016

Praise in Pink

September 30th, 2016|Awareness|

On October 30, Susan G. Komen Orange County was pleased to have partnered with 8 faith based organizations to promote Praise in Pink, the first annual county-wide event which aims to inform and activate the community to help improve breast cancer disparities amongst African American women. Throughout Orange County, the pink clad congregants celebrated survivors […]

209, 2016

Cathedral of Praise – Health Fair

September 2nd, 2016|Breast-Screening|

Susan G. Komen® –Inland Empire under the Circle of Promise® Initiative is excited to partner with Alinea Medical Imaging. Alinea will be providing breast-screening services at: Cathedral of Praise Health Fair , 3030 Del Rosa Avenue, San Bernardino, CA 92404 on September 10th, 2016 from 9am – 2pm.

Cathedral of Praise Health Fair
September 10th, 2016
3030 Del […]

1308, 2016

Long Beach Jazz Festival

August 13th, 2016|Affiliate Events|

Susan G. Komen Los Angeles is proud to have celebrated the Circle of Promise® Initiative with women at the Long Beach Jazz Festival. Komen Los Angeles educated and informed hundreds of women on the Circle of Promise initiative, breast cancer disparities among African American women and their breast health. Komen Los Angeles is committed to […]

108, 2016

Circle of Promise Day

August 1st, 2016|Awareness, Dinner|

Our special dinner in celebration of “Circle of Promise Day” on Monday, August 1 at 7pm at the Fullerton Community Center was a great success in spreading awareness of both breast health equity issues in the African American community and also the Life and Legacy of Henrietta Lacks. Komen established Circle of Promise Day on […]

3007, 2016

Breast Health & Music for the Soul

July 30th, 2016|Awareness, Luncheon|

On Saturday, July 30th Komen San Diego is hosting a free event “Breast Health & Music for the Soul”. This event includes music, conversation and good food.

This event features Jason French, a laid-back soul, pop, and reggae-influenced singer songwriter. Jason will be performing in honor of his aunt who passed away from breast cancer.

It also […]

406, 2016

Newport Beach Jazz Festival Partner

June 4th, 2016|Affiliate Events|

The Komen Orange County Affiliate is proud to have partnered with the Newport Beach Jazz Festival held in Newport Beach, California the first weekend in June, where we educated and informed over 300 women about the Circle of Promise initiative, breast cancer disparities among African American women and their breast health. We were especially excited […]

2604, 2016

More Than My Hair Tour Beauty & The Breast

April 26th, 2016|Awareness|

One day 8 Shops, over 200 hundred women reached to learn about breast health education while getting their hair done.

Did you know that African American women in our community are dying from breast cancer at alarming rates? Breast cancer is the most common cancer among African American women and the second leading cause of cancer […]