December eNews

Welcome to Sofie Olivarez

Join us in welcoming our new Executive Director,  Sofie Olivarez. She comes to us with a fundraising background at Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and American Heart Association. Sofie is ready to focus her energy on increasing Komen Dallas County’s funding of breast health resources and educating Dallas County residents about the importance of early detection of breast cancer. Learn more here.

Thank you for supporting the 2019 Dallas Race for the Cure®

The 2019 Komen Dallas Race raised $1,094,927.33. We thank you, our participants, fundraisers, sponsors and donors for your support! Because of you, Komen Dallas County will continue to fund critical breast health services to Dallas County residents who are uninsured and underinsured, as well as funding for ground-breaking research.

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Mission Moment: Signs and Symptoms of Metastatic Breast Cancer

After treatment for early or locally advanced breast cancer (stages I, II and III), it’s possible for breast cancer to return (recur) and spread to other parts of the body (metastasize). This is called metastatic breast cancer (MBC). Learn more…

Willard 4 A Cure

Thank you to Willard Heating & Air Conditioning for taking action in the fight against breast cancer! Throughout the month of October, Willard donated $100 for every new full air conditioning installation and $10 for each paid service call. In addition to pledging these funds, Willard technicians collected donations and shared Komen Dallas County’s resources with the community. Through their efforts, Willard Heating & Air donated a total of $6,613.20.

Promise Breakfast 

Save the date! The 4th Annual Promise Breakfast will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at Belo Mansion. Komen Dallas County brings together experts in breast cancer support and research to share the most up to date research and breakthroughs along with announcing our 2020 Community Grantees. Individual tickets and sponsorship sales begin March 1, 2020. We hope to see you there!

Musel Haus: Visors for a Vision

“A vision of more year round involvement from everyone. A vision that will drive more funds for breast health services and research.”

From December 9th to February 9th, Musel Haus will donate 25% of all online pink visor sales to Susan G. Komen Dallas County.Learn more here

Lilly Pulitzer: Shop for a Cause

Lilly Pulitzer will be hosting Shop for a Cause on December 18th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm! 10% of proceeds will be donated to Susan G. Komen Dallas County. 10% of all orders that are called, texted or emailed in between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm will also be donated to Komen Dallas County. For more information, click here.