The Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate of Susan G. Komen is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. Seventy-five 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 supports the national Komen Grants Program, which funds groundbreaking breast cancer research, educational and scientific programs around the world.
The Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate’s services area covers 42 cities & counties in Virginia. Thanks to the thousands of people who will participate in the Virginia Blue Ridge Race for the Cure and other Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate events each year, dedicated corporate partners and generous donors, Susan G. Komen, Virginia Blue Ridge is playing a vital role in fighting breast cancer in our community.
To Save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer