Susan G Komen for the Cure is the global leader of the breast cancer movement. Since its inception in 1982, Komen has invested nearly $2 billion for breast cancer research, education, advocacy, health services and social support programs in the U.S., and through partnerships in more than 50 countries. Today, Komen has more than 100,000 volunteers working in a network of 124 affiliates worldwide.
Connie wrote: “I am honored to join the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southwest Florida Board of Directors because it is an extremely well-run organization that helps many people in our community and also funds research to find a cure for this terrible disease that affects so many.” Connie is currently Executive Director of CHS Healthcare Foundation. For more information about the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southwest Florida, go to: http://www.komenswfl.org.