A Message from Komen Charlotte Regarding the COVID-19

Our hearts go out to all those affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Komen Charlotte is resolved to remain strong for everyone touched by this pandemic….

Sarah Bailey Named Interim Executive Director of Komen Charlotte

January 24, 2020 The Susan G. Komen Charlotte Board of Directors is pleased to announce Sarah Bailey as Interim Executive Director effective February 15, 2020…..

Komen Charlotte is Hiring: Director of Marketing and Communications

Susan G. Komen Charlotte is hiring! Are you an outgoing, dynamic and strategic marketing and communications leader? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity with….

Call to Action: Reducing Breast Cancer Disparities

As the Charlotte community increases its focus on reducing racial disparities, there is a critical need to include health outcomes in our efforts. Consider this:….

‘What do we do now?’ A mom takes on breast cancer…with attitude

Toniy Shears was giving her 6-year-old son, Riley, a bath one evening when she noticed the tiny bump on her chest. “My arm rubbed across….

Please join Susan G. Komen Charlotte for one of our upcoming Grant Writing Workshops.

NEW THIS YEAR: Due to Komen Charlotte’s new electronic grant system (“Komen Grants Portal”), it is mandatory for any organization who intends to apply for a….


NORTH CAROLINA Researchers Receive $1,450,000 in Research Funding Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, today announced $26 million in funding for new….

Renee Spero: Why I support Komen Charlotte

Why I support Komen Charlotte? October was a challenging month for me for several years.  I love my birthday- always have- but it is also….

Rodney Long: My Race for the Cure Story

We are celebrating the 7th Anniversary of my wife, Judy’s, breast cancer diagnosis and successful treatment!  Early detection is the key, my friends! Because Judy….

Debbie Kleman: Why I Support Komen Charlotte 

I was first drawn to Susan G. Komen because of my own personal experience with breast cancer. I vividly remember the devastation the diagnosis brought….