Community Impact

Susan G. Komen Arkansas is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, diagnostic and support services. Through annual events including the MORE THAN PINK Walk-Central Arkansas, Runway for the Cure, Texarkana Race for the Cure and NE Arkansas Race for the Cure as well as individual contributions, Komen Arkansas raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer.

Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stay in our 68 county service area to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment. Twenty-five percent of funds raised supports the Susan G. Komen® Research Grants Program . Komen Arkansas has raised more than $18.2 million in local breast health and breast cancer awareness projects in our 68 county Arkansas service area and 2 county Texas service area.