Among the women wearing pink, which denotes the warriors in the fight, will be 52-year-old Karen Refsynder of North Wales. This Race for the Cure will be her first. She was diagnosed in December, 2014.
The Susan G. Komen organization has come in for criticism from liberal groups and lawmakers, after its decision to stop its contributions to Planned Parenthood because of its policy of not funding organizations that are under investigation, the local komen affiliate is concerned about the decision.
The breast cancer organization “Komen for the Cure” has launched its first-ever initiative for breast health and cancer awareness aimed at Latina women in Camden County.