Susan G. Komen Ends 3-Day SF Cancer Cure RaceSusan 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.
Pelosi Welcomes Komen Reversal On Planned Parenthood FundingThe Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity has reversed it decision to cut funding for Planned Parenthood after three days of controversy.
California Backlash Grows Over Planned Parenthood-Komen SplitThe 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.
Perfume Marketed To Benefit Breast Cancer May Contain Toxic ChemicalsThe 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.