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Wrapping for Cancer

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BENEFITING: Susan G. Komen

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THE STORY:

For every $30 wrap purchased, $5 will be donated to this wonderful organization!

The Greater New York City Affiliate of
Susan G. Komen®
The Greater New York City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure was founded in 1990 by friends of the late television journalist and breast cancer activist Benita Feurey. Komen Greater NYC has raised $60 million to date and awarded over $43 million in grants to local breast health programs for underserved and at-risk women as well as investing in cutting-edge research to find the cures.
Komen Greater NYC is the only organization removing barriers and ensuring access to essential, culturally- and linguistically-appropriate local breast health screening, treatment, education, outreach and support services for low-income and uninsured women in New York City, Long Island, Westchester and Rockland Counties
Komen Greater NYC invests 25% of every dollar raised in national breast cancer research while 75% of the net monies raised goes right back into the communities to help the women, men and families in our service area to fund local community-based breast health education, screening and treatment programs and clinical trials enrollment.
Our grants program supports essential, life-saving services for underserved residents of the greater New York City metropolitan area. In 2013, Komen Greater NYC is awarding $2.9 million in grants $2.2 million supporting 32 community-based breast health programs and investing $700,000 in research to find the cures.
Our Passion
Because 10 million women around the world could die from breast cancer in the next 25 years without the cure, Susan G. Komen is fighting every minute of every day to save every life.
Our People
The more than 100,000 survivors and activists of Susan G. Komen are the face and voice of the global breast cancer movement - local activists and global citizens who mobilize millions through events like the Komen Race for the Cure Series, the world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer.
Our Work
With $2.2 billion invested to date, Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest source of nonprofit funds dedicated to curing breast cancer at every stage - from the causes, to the cures, to the pain and anxiety of every moment in between.
Our Success
Susan G. Komen has played a critical role in every major advance in the fight against breast cancer for more than a quarter of a century - transforming how the world talks about and treats this disease and helping to turn millions of breast cancer patients into breast cancer survivors.
Our Promise
To save lives and eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease.

For more information on this amazing organization, please visit http://www.komennyc.org/

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