Race for the Cure

The Susan G. Komen Foundation continues its leadership shakeup with the resignation of its President Nancy Brinker. (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Susan G. Komen President Resigns Amongst Others

The president of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is resigning and founder Nancy Brinker is moving away from its day-to-day management, the nation’s largest breast cancer foundation said Wednesday as fallout from its brief decision to end funding for Planned Parenthood reaches the organization’s highest ranks.

08/08/2012

File photo of women participating in a breast cancer awareness race wearing pink t-shirts. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Fewer People Registering For Susan G. Komen Races

Many Komen supporters have abandoned the nation’s largest breast-cancer charity since news emerged in late January that it had decided to stop making grants to Planned Parenthood for breast cancer-screening. Komen soon reversed that move following a three-day onslaught of criticism.

04/19/2012

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