Stories tagged: Susan G. Komen
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Susan G. Komen Eastern Washington chapter shutting down
The Eastern Washington affiliate of the Susan G. Komen organization is closing its doors at the end of March, but a different organization is stepping in to take its place.
Mon., April 22, 2013
Spokane runners support cancer survivors
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure filled downtown Spokane with a crowd dressed in pink for the seventh running of the race under cool Sunday morning temperatures. Spokane …
Sun., April 21, 2013, 10:32 a.m.
Race for Cure turns Spokane pink for a day
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Spokane filled the downtown area with a crowd dressed in pink in the seventh running of the five kilometer event.
Fri., April 20, 2012, 1 a.m.
Registration numbers down for Spokane Komen race
Fewer people are participating in Spokane’s Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure this year after the breast-cancer charity’s national office let abortion politics influence its funding policies. Race registrations …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2012, 11:04 a.m.
Komen drops plan to cut Planned Parenthood grants
After three days of controversy, the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity says it is reversing its decision to cut breast-screening grants to Planned Parenthood.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2012, 12:16 p.m.
Cancer charity halts grants to Planned Parenthood
The nation’s leading breast-cancer charity, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is halting its partnerships with Planned Parenthood affiliates — creating a bitter rift, linked to the abortion debate, between …
Mon., April 18, 2011
Sixth annual Komen race has Spokane awash in pink
About 9,000 people painted downtown Spokane pink Sunday in the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Now in its sixth year, the event will raise roughly $500,000. Seventy-five …