Race for the Cure Archives

Susan G. Komen Arizona will cease operations effective July 31

Susan G. Komen Arizona announced today its decision to cease operations effective July 31, 2017. Consequently, the Phoenix Race for the Cure event, previously scheduled for October, has been canceled.  Local organizations that were selected for Komen grants in March will be funded through March 31, 2018.  In addition, despite the closure of the local… Read More →

Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure organizer honored

Heather Roberts, Director of Race and Special Events at Susan G. Komen Central and Northern Arizona, was honored with the national “Excellence in Leadership” award at the annual Susan G. Komen Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas this past weekend. Susan G. Komen is a global leader in the fight against breast cancer with local Affiliate… Read More →

Komen Phoenix Race Seeks Volunteers

by in Business News | Nonprofit | Sports

Susan G. Komen Central and Northern Arizona seeks volunteer Race for the Cure committee members to help plan and implement various aspects of the 21st Annual Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure, set to take place Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. Originally founded as the Komen Phoenix Affiliate, Komen CAN Arizona has been changing the lives… Read More →

Komen Phoenix announces honorary race chair

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The Phoenix Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced Brigid Burns Tueros as its 20th Anniversary Komen Phoenix Race for the Cure Honorary Race Chair. A 6-year breast cancer survivor, Brigid’s personal journey both represents how far we’ve come and reminds us that there is still work to be done. Diagnosed at age… Read More →