Community Grants

Susan G. Komen® – Chicago  is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness in the Chicagoland Area. Komen Chicago has invested over $18.1 million in navigation, screening/diagnosis, treatment and support programs that serve uninsured and under-insured Chicagoland Area residents.  To learn more about how these programs and services are selected for funding by Komen Chicago, click here.

 

2019 – 2020 Community Grant Recipients
Grantee Program Services Provided Website
A Silver Lining Foundation Buy A Mom A Mammogram Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management; Treatment Support Services (e.g., symptom management, psychosocial support, etc.) www.asilverliningfoundation.org
Erie Family Health Center Expanding Access to the Breast Cancer Continuum of Care Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management; Treatment Support Services (e.g., symptom management, psychosocial support, etc.) www.eriefamilyhealth.org
Esperanza Health Centers Partners of Hope Screening Services (e.g, clinical breast exam, mammogram, genetic testing/counseling); Diagnostic Services (e.g., mammogram, biopsy, genomic testing/counseling, etc); Education/Training www.esperanzachicago.org
Rush Copley Foundation Psychosocial Support for Breast Cancer Patients Barrier Reduction Assistance (e.g., transportation, co-pay/deductible assistance, etc); Education/Training; Treatment Support Services (e.g., symptom management, psychosocial support, etc.) www.rushcopley.com
AMITA Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Breast Care for Low-Income Women Program Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management; Education/Training; Screening Services (e.g, clinical breast exam, mammogram, genetic testing/counseling) http://presencehealth.org/
Michael Reese Research and Education Foundation Michael Reese Women’s Health Program-Multicultural Breast Health Services Treatment Services (e.g., surgery, chemotherapy, etc.); Diagnostic Services (e.g., mammogram, biopsy, genomic testing/counseling, etc); Screening Services (e.g, clinical breast exam, mammogram, genetic testing/counseling) www.michaelreesefoundation.org
The Cancer Support Center Integrative Programming for Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients Treatment Support Services (e.g., symptom management, psychosocial support, etc.) http://cancersupportcenter.org/
Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force Equal Hope -Reducing Breast Cancer Mortality  Disparities in Cook County Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management www.chicagobreastcancer.org
Swedish Covenant Hospital The Community Breast Health Program Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management; Diagnostic Services (e.g., mammogram, biopsy, genomic testing/counseling, etc) http://swedishcovenant.org/
Sisters Working It Out Sisters Thriving Together Screening Services (e.g, clinical breast exam, mammogram, genetic testing/counseling); Treatment Support Services (e.g., symptom management, psychosocial support, etc.); Education/Training http://www.sistersworkingitout.org
Xilin Association Breast Cancer Prevention for Low-income Asian Women Care Coordination/ Patient Navigation/Case Management; Education/Training www.xilin.org