Current Community Grants

Komen Kansas City is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness in the Greater Kansas City Service Area. Through its 2017-18 community grants, Komen Kansas City is investing more than $565,000 in education, diagnosis, treatment and support programs here in the Greater Kansas City service area here provided by local organizations that serve uninsured or underinsured residents in our service area, through scientific research as well as the affiliate itself. Since it was founded in 1994, Komen Kansas City has invested more than $21 million in local breast health agencies, organizations, local programs, and cutting-edge research.

It is estimated that thousands of people in our service area today are living with breast cancer.  The funds Komen Kansas City grants to community programs in our service area have made a positive difference in the lives of those living with this deadly disease.

Current grantees Include:

Cancer Action

Coalition of Hispanic Women Against Breast Cancer

Early Detection Works (KDHE)

Gilda’s Club

Healthy Living Kansas

Samuel U. Rodgers

Truman Medical Center

Unified Government of Wyandotte County Public Health Department

YWCA of St. Joseph

If you live in Kansas you may also contact Early Detection Works directly at 785.296.1207

If you live in Missouri you may also contact Show Me Healthy Women directly at 573.522.2845

See how grantee funding impacts our overall mission commitment
through our most recent Infographic: Click Here!