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Join the fight against breast cancer by downloading the mobile app for the cure for Susan G. Komen for the Cure Iowa. Get the latest news, key race day information, and share with others who you're racing for.
The Iowa Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. Up to 75 percent of the Affiliate’s net income goes toward funding grants to local hospitals and community organizations that provide breast health education and breast cancer screening and treatment programs for medically underserved women. The remaining net income (a minimum of 25 percent) supports the national Komen Grants Program, which funds groundbreaking breast cancer research, meritorious awards and educational and scientific programs around the world.
The Komen Iowa Affiliate’s services area covers 81 counties. Thanks to the thousands of people who participant in the Susan G. Komen Iowa Race for the Cure® - Des Moines and other Affiliate events each year, dedicated corporate partners and generous donors, Komen Iowa is playing a vital role in fighting breast cancer in our community.