These projects have been selected by our independent Grant Review Panel as those that will have the greatest impact in serving uninsured or underinsured women in our service area. Please note that Susan G. Komen is not a direct service provider.
To date, the Chicagoland Area Affiliate has granted over $15 million to local organizations for education, screening, treatment, treatment programs, and navigation programs. For more information on these organizations, or to find out if there are mammography centers in your area, please click on the Grant Recipient links below that show “Screening/Treatment” in the “Purpose” column.
To find out if your organization is eligible to apply for grant money aimed at the fight against breast cancer, contact Leticia Kees, Director of Community Programs and Partnerships, at 773-444-0061.
The Komen Chicagoland Area Affiliate would like to congratulate the following organizations on receiving a 2014-2015 community grant, and thank them for their work in the fight against breast cancer.
|2014 Grant Recipient||Purpose||Amount Awarded|
|A Silver Lining Foundation||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$75,000.00|
|Access Community Health Network||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|Asian Heath Coalition||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$75,000.00|
|Erie Family Health Center||Screening/Diagnosis/Treatment Support||$75,000.00|
|Esperanza Health Centers||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|Family Health Partnership Clinic||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$75,000.00|
|Korean American Community Services||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$75,000.00|
|Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|MetroSouth Medical Center||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$62,000.00|
|Mount Sinai Hospital||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|Rush-Copley Medical Center||Navigation/Screening/Survivorship||$75,000.00|
|Swedish Covenant Hospital||Navigation/Screening/Treatment||$75,000.00|
|Swedish Covenant Hospital||Navigation/Screening/Treament||$75,000.00|
|University of Illinois at Chicago||Navigation/Screening/Diagnostic||$75,000.00|
|Visiting Nurse Association of Fox Valley||Navigation/Screening||$75,000.00|
|YWCA of Lake County||Navigation/Screening||$71,000.00|