to Seventy-Five Percent of the net proceeds raised by the Greater
Atlanta Affiliate are dedicated to fighting breast cancer in the
Atlanta metropolitan area. Each year grants are provided to local
hospitals and community organizations to provide breast health education,
screening and treatment programs to medically underserved women.
2003, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Greater Atlanta
Affiliate awarded over $1,000,000 in grants for breast cancer outreach
projects. Our non-duplicative outreach projects provide services
to grassroots organizations, community agencies and support groups
to provide assistance to patients and their families. In addition,
the Affiliate awarded almost $300,000 to the Komen Foundation Award
and Research Grant Program.