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Komen CEO Addresses Group in Lubbock

Komen CEO Addresses Group in Lubbock Every case of breast cancer is individualized and within the next five to 10 years, Dr. Judith Salerno expects treatment to become more individualized, too. During her speech at….

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Purple Tie Limo Supports Komen Lubbock Area

Purple Tie Limo Supports Komen Lubbock Area September 30, 2015 Watch Purple Tie Limo president Samantha Spitzer and Komen Lubbock Area president Cindy Best talk about Purple Tie going pink.

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Komen Lubbock Area Seeks Grant RFAs
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Community Based Grant deadline is Jan. 15, 2016 November 17, 2015 By ELLYSA GONZALEZ, A-J MEDIA Posted: November 17, 2015 – 3:40pm The Susan G. Komen Lubbock-area affiliate is currently seeking applications for its breast health grant program…..

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Komen Spotlight

Update on Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer
Update on Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer

The study of genetics and breast cancer has evolved rapidly over the past decade. In the past, genetic testing looked at only one or two genes, but now panel or multi-gene testing is becoming more….

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Palliative Care for Breast Cancer
Palliative Care for Breast Cancer

Palliative care is a special type of health care for people with a serious illness. Its goal is to improve the quality of life of both patients and their families.

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Our Mission

It’s simple. Komen Lubbock Area 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 Lubbock Area is the local source for funding programs that provide breast health services, breast cancer education and outreach in our 16-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 1995 Komen Lubbock has raised over $7.8 million with over $3.4 million in local programs and $1.4 million in national research grants.

The Difference We Make

Komen Lubbock Area 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 Lubbock Area in the fight to beat breast cancer. You can donate your time or resources  or host a fundraiser in our 16-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

  • Townsquare Media
  • KCBD
  • Griffin Wink
  • Texas Ford Dealers
  • University Medical System
  • Covenant Health System

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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Susan G. Komen Lubbock
1655 Main Street, Suite 203
Lubbock, TX 79401
P: 806-698-1900

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Monday – Friday 8 AM – 5 PM

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