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Bob Rohrman Auto Group Donates $100,000 to Susan G. Komen Chicagoland and Central Indiana Affiliates as Part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
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CHICAGO – On Thursday, November 6, 2014, Mr. Bob Rohrman, President of the Bob Rohrman Auto Group, presented a check for $100,000 to the Susan G. Komen Chicagoland and Central Indiana Affiliates at Bob Rohrman’s….

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TCF Bank and Susan G. Komen Team Up for Breast Cancer Awareness Month With the “Change Makes Change” Program
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CHICAGO – Midwest branches of TCF Bank celebrated its highly successful “Change Makes Change” program for the third year in a row, as part of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Patrons and employees of the….

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Illinois Researchers Will Receive $840,000 in New Research Funding

 SUSAN G. KOMEN® INVESTS IN THE FUTURE OF BREAST CANCER RESEARCH  Illinois Researchers Will Receive $840,000 in New Research Funding DALLAS, TEXAS – Oct. 28, 2014 – Following through on a commitment to young scientists….

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Komen Spotlight

Breast Cancer in Men
Breast Cancer in Men

We still have much to learn about breast cancer in men because the diagnosis is so rare. Most of what we know about breast cancer is related to breast cancer in women.

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Financial Resources
Financial Resources

Did you know that there are many financial resources that can help people living with breast cancer?

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Our Mission

It’s simple.  Komen Chicago is fighting breast cancer.  How?

  • Funding programs that support those in the fight to save lives
  • Educating individuals about breast cancer risk factors, the importance of early detection and the resources that are available to them
What We Do

Komen Chicago is the local source for funding programs that provide breast health services, breast cancer education and outreach in our five county service area.

We empower the residents in our service area with information about the importance of early detection and breast health. We donate 75 percent of net funds raised to vital local breast health services, and dedicate the remaining 25 percent to national research to find the cures.

Since our inception Komen Chicago has raised over $15 million towards the fight against breast cancer.

The Difference We Make

Komen Chicago is part of the big picture to eradicate breast cancer.  But we’re also focused on the local needs of our neighbors.  We are dedicated to educating the residents in our service area about breast cancer and the resources available along with funding life-saving screening and treatment programs in for our neighbors currently battling this disease.

The Difference You Make

Join Komen Chicago in the fight to beat breast cancer.  You can donate your time or resources  or host a fundraiser in our five county,service area.  You can know your normal and encourage those around you to know theirs.  You can be a listening ear and strong shoulder to family and friends who are in the battle.  And you can be an inspiration and tell your story as a survivor.  There is a place for you in this fight.  Your dollar might be the one that ultimately finds one of the cures.  Your presentation might encourage a listener to get a mammogram and find her cancer at an earlier stage.  Contact us today.  We’re here to partner with you.

Contact Us

We’re always only a click or a call away.  However you reach us, we are always happy to help you.

Our Sponsors

  • Thortons
  • Yorktown
  • 101.9 FM
  • CTCA
  • NBC 5 Chicago
  • Walgreens
  • Charizma
  • Aetna
  • Corner Bakery Cafe
  • EZ Movers

The Susan G. Komen® Promise:

To save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures.

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