Media Contacts

For media inquiries, interviews and/or speaking opportunities please contact:

Michael A. Levine
Communications Director
816.842.0410 (Main) | 816.245.7358 (Direct) | 816.210.6783 (Mobile)
mlevine@komenkansascity.org

Graphics | Documents

2016 – 2026 Big Bold Goal Launch Document: .pdf

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Affiliate Infographic: .jpg .png .pdf

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Affiliate Logo: .jpg .png .pdf

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Race for the Cure Affiliate Logo: .jpg .png .pdf

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Race Official Team Logo: Pink1 Pink2 White1 White2

Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Logo: .jpg .png .pdf

News | Press Releases

2017 …

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Collects Marketing & Social Media Awards (NPC 11.16.2017)
Mobile Mammogram Coach to be at City Market Health Fair (Kansas City Live 10.26.2017)
Nut Up Industries, Dylan Lupton, JGL Racing’s No. 24 Car Goes Pink (Catch Fence 10.16.2017)

Dylan Lupton Social Media Buzz (Motorsportal.com 10.17.2017)
Lupton & JGL Going Pink for Komen Foundation (RaceChaserOnline.com 10.17.2017)
Nut Up, JGL Racing and Dylan Lupton’s No. 24 go Pink for Susan G. Komen (Paddock Talk 10.17.2017)
Nut Up, JGL Racing and Dylan Lupton’s No. 24 go Pink for Susan G. Komen (Pit Stop Radio 10.17.2017)
Dylan Lupton goes Pink (Pinterest 10.17.2017)
Dylan Lupton to Drive Pink No. 24 Car in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness (ESPN.com 10.16.2017)

Nut Up Industries, Dylan Lupton & JGL Racing go PINK at Kansas Lottery 300 (RELEASE 10.13.2017)

A Day of Celebration (Her Life Magazine 10.12.2017)
KSHB: Proud Supporters of the Race for the Cure (KSHB 10.06.2017)
Susan G. Komen announces $31 million in Research Grant Funding (RELEASE 09.26.2017)
KCPD, Memorial Foundation & Komen Team Up for Mammograms (KCTV 09.12.2017)
KCPD, Memorial Foundation & Komen Team Up for Mammograms (WDAF Fox 4 09.12.2017)
Denise Wiese Named Interim Executive Director (RELEASE 08.09.2017)
More Than Pink Brigade hits DC to Advocate (RELEASE 03.10.2017)
Thank You Komen Kansas City … (KSHB 03.29.2017)
Susan G. Komen Grabs 6 Social Media Awards (RELEASE 02.14.2017)

2016 …

Local Woman Shares How Fitness Helped Her Battle Breast Cancer (WDAF Fox 4 10.27.2016)
Charlie Hustle Releases Limited Edition T-shirt for Breast Cancer (KSHB 10.07.2016)
Komen Launches More Than Pink Campaign (RELEASE 09.28.2016)
Komen Announces $27 Million in Health Equity Initiative (RELEASE 09.16.2016)
Komen Sets Bold Goal to Reduce Breast Cancer Mortality by 50% (RELEASE 09.14.2016)
Komen Invests $375,000 in Metastatic Research Project (RELEASE 08.30.2016)
Kansas City Star Photo Gallery I – Race Photos (08.14.2016)
Kansas City Star Photo Gallery II – Race Photos (08.14.2016)

Thousands Rally for KC’s Race for the Cure (WDAF Fox 4 08.14.2016)

Race for the Cure 5K Draws Fewer Participants (KSHB 08.14.2016)

Crowds Race for the Cure at Union Station (KMBC 08.14.2016)
Komen & Diagnostic Imaging Centers Partner for Mobile Unit (KSHB 08.12.2016)
Failing to get Mammograms Proving Deadly for Some Women (KSHB 06.01.2016)
Newsome’s House Calls (KSHB June 2017)

Connected for the Cure | MBB + Hippo Project Overview (05.13.2016)
Two-Time Cancer Survivor Named Honorary Bat Girl for Komen Night (WDAF Fox 4 05.02.2016)
DIC & Komen to Bring First 3D Mobile Mammography Coach to KC (RELEASE 04.16.2016)

2015 …

Survivor, Doctor Worry New Breast Cancer Guidelines Could Cost Lives (KSHB 10.20.2015)
American Cancer Society Releases New Screening Guidelines (WDAF Fox4 10.20.2015)
Komen KC Race for the Cure Tops $1 Million in Event Revenue (RELEASE 09.28.2015)

The Fab Four to Perform Special Give Pink A Chance Concert for Komen KC (RELEASE 09.22.2015)
Susan G. Komen Awards $410,000 in Research Funding to KU (RELEASE 09.22.2015) 
Worlds of Fun to Host Race for the Cure (KSHB 09.10.2015)

Inaugural Rock the Ribbon Concert to Feature Heart at The Midland 12.04.2015 (
RELEASE 07.08.2015)
Nate Evans Partners with Susan G. Komen (CMO News 07.20.2015)
IndyCar Driver Pippa Mann to Visit KC, Komen Grantees & Royals (RELEASE 05.19.2015)
Komen KC Night at The K Celebrating Breast Cancer Survivors (RELEASE 04.30.2015)

2014 …

New Missouri Law Limits Costs of Chemotherapy Pills (KC Star 12.31.2014)
Komen Kansas City, NAIA Partner for DI Women’s Basketball Championship (
RELEASE 12.09.2014)
Susan G. Komen and Worlds of Fun Partner for $1 Million Fundraising Event (RELEASE 12.01.2014)
Latests Strides in Breast Cancer Research (WDAF Fox 4 10.19.2014)
Susan G. Komen Invests in the Future of Breast Cancer Research (RELEASE 10.01.2014)
Race for the Cure aims to Raise $1 Million for Breast Cancer Research (WDAF Fox 4 08.10.2014)
Komen Kansas City Wins National Promise Award (RELEASE 09.14.2014)
Komen Kansas City Presents Jazz District Chief with Legacy Award (RELEASE 05.10.2014)
Komen Kansas City Awards $700K in Heath Care Grants (RELEASE 04.08.2014)
New Board Members added to Komen Kansas City Leadership (RELEASE 02.26.2014)

2013 …

Chrome Biker Chix sing to support Susan G. Komen (KSHB 10.07.2013)
20,000 Gather at Komen KC Race for the Cure (KSHB 08.13.2013)
Pink Clad Crowd Races for the Cure at Union Station (WDAF Fox 4 08.11.2013)
Breast Cancer Survivor becomes Susan G. Komen Ambassador (KSHB 08.06.2013)
Microsoft to Give Away Surface Tablet for Race Participation (KSHB 07.27.2013)
Husband & Wife Team Up to Fight Breast Cancer (KSHB 07.11.2013)
Faces of Komen Celebrates Komen KC’s 20th Anniversary (KSHB 07.02.2013)
Faces of Komen Recognizes Lisa Covington (KSHB 06.19.2013)
Komen KC Awards nearly $1 Million to Local Programmatic Grants (KSHB 04.19.2013)
Fort Osage Student Raises $1,000 for Susan G. Komen (WDAF Fox 4 01.10.2013)

2012 …

Myth Monday with Dr. Stefanie Graff (KSHB 10.01.2012)
Race for the Cure Wrap Up Video (KSHB 08.12.2012)
Thousands Race for the Cure (KCTV 08.12.2012)
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (WDAF Fox 4 08.08.2012)
Lisa Coyne Recognized as Cancer Survivor of the Year (KSHB 08.07.2012)
MLB Raises Funds for Cancer Research (WDAF Fox 4 07.08.2012)
MLB to Raise Funds for Komen KC through 5K All Star Game Run/Walk (KSHB 07.05.2012)
Mammogram Parties scheduled throughout the Metro this Weekend (KSHB 05.12.2012)
Grant Dollars funds Local Mobile Mammography Unit (KSHB 05.11.2012)
Pink Promise Brunch Raises Thousands for Breast Cancer Community (KSHB 05.05.2012)
Nancy G. Brinker, Komen Founder on Our Mission

2011 …

Brett & JiaoJiao Win more than $20,000 for Susan G. Komen (KSHB 11.22.2011)
35-year Survivor Shares her Breast Cancer Story on Race Day (KSHB 08.14.2011)
Nearly 30,000 Race for the Cure in Downtown Kansas City (KSHB 08.14.2011)
Virtual Race Day Support through Pink in the Pew (KSHB 08.10.2011)
Cynthia Newsome Reveals she has Breast Cancer (KSHB 07.26.2011)