Susan G. Komen® Northwest NC is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. Up to 75 percent of the Komen Northwest NC's net income goes toward funding grants to local hospitals and community organizations that provide breast health education and breast cancer screening and treatment programs for medically underserved women. The remaining net income (a minimum of 25 percent) supports the national Komen Grants Program, which funds groundbreaking breast cancer research, meritorious awards and educational and scientific programs around the world.
Susan G. Komen® Northwest NC service area covers 11 counties (Alamance, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, Wilkes, and Yadkin). Thanks to the thousands of people who participant in the Susan G. Komen® Northwest NC Race for the Cure and other Affiliate events each year, dedicated 365 Partners and generous donors, Susan. G Komen® Northwest NC is playing a vital role in fighting breast cancer in our community.