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Susan G. Komen

People take part in a 3-day Komen Walk for the Cure race in Washington D.C. The foundation has ended the D.C. event as well as ones in San Francisco and other U.S. cities. (Linda Spillers/Race for the Cure via Getty Images)

Susan G. Komen Ends 3-Day SF Cancer Cure Race

Susan G. Komen for the Cure says it is canceling half of its 3-day charity races next year, including the San Francisco event, because of a drop in participation levels.

06/05/2013

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi Welcomes Komen Reversal On Planned Parenthood Funding

The Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity has reversed it decision to cut funding for Planned Parenthood after three days of controversy.

02/03/2012

The planned parenthood logo (CBS)

California Backlash Grows Over Planned Parenthood-Komen Split

The local chapter of the Susan G. Komen Foundation is joining six other California affiliates to request an exemption from the organization’s decision to cut off funding for Planned Parenthood.

02/02/2012

The Promise Me perfume to benefit breast cancer research (Susan G. Komen Foundation)

Perfume Marketed To Benefit Breast Cancer May Contain Toxic Chemicals

The Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation is selling a perfume called “Promise Me” to raise money for breast cancer research. The only problem, the perfume contains chemicals categorized as toxic. And now, one advocacy group is asking for the product to be taken out of stores.

10/14/2011

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