2020 Tri-Cities Race for the Cure goes Virtual

2020 Tri-Cities Race for the Cure goes Virtual

Susan G. Komen East TN is taking its 15th Annual Tri-Cities Race for the Cure® virtual!  In light of  the recent progression of COVID-19, and….

TN HB2162

This bill will eliminate fail first steps for metastatic cancer patients. Please call your local House Representative to ask that they support the bill. To….

Call for Step Therapy Stories

Step therapy is when insurance forces you to try another medication and have that medication fail before you may be given the originally prescribed treatment…..

Survivor and Thrivers, we need your help to design our Commemorative T-Shirt

Survivor and Thrivers, we need your help to design our Commemorative T-Shirt

As we celebrate our 15th Annual Tri-Cities Race for the Cure on April 18, we would like to commemorate the event a special t-shirt, and….

Celebrating life after diagnosis and treatment and being ever SO thankful!

Last year, we introduced you to Debbie and her family. Debbie was our honorary survivor, our cover girl if you will, for the 2019 Tri-Cities….

2020 Tri-Cities Kids for the Cure T-shirt contest -Deadline extended until 2/5

We are so excited to be able to have our annual Kids for the Cure T-shirt contest again this year and welcome back Admiral Propane….

Her battle continues to be our battle

As many of you know, one of our covergirls, Emily, lost her battle one month before this year’s Race for the Cure. Take a moment….

Fight like Emily

Fight like Emily

A message from Rhonda, Emily’s Mom on 9/29 “She fought the good fight and did not give up til her very last breathe… This is….

Team Spotlight – Cruisin’ for Susan

We, at Komen, always talk about how we love to see the community come together at Race to support survivors and forever fighters.  This team….

Meet Keelah

Meet Keelah

Keelah joined our Race group in 2012 with her team Keelah’s Koconuts. At the time she was a 2 year breast cancer survivor.  It all….