About Us

Susan G. Komen for the Cure North Jersey Affiliate was founded in 1997 on a promise to make a difference to a ten-year-old girl who lost her mother to breast cancer. Affiliate staff, volunteers, survivors, activists, Board of Trustees and Medical Advisory Council fulfilll that promise every day by delivering the life-saving message of early detection. Through fundraising events like Komen Race for the Cure, Komen North Jersey supports community-based education, screening and treatment programs focsing on underserved women. 75% of net funds raised by the Affiliate stays within its service region; the remaining 25% is directed to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Grants program.

Business size

1-10 employees

Commercial presence