But when asked if she would support another prominent nonprofit battling breast cancer, Susan G. Komen for the CureMs. Criticism of Komen dominated news coverage, and boycotts of the organization and some of its corporate sponsors spread through social media.
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The annual Susan G. While the move raised eyebrows among some supporters, most of the pink-clad attendees WHYY spoke to said they supported the changes. Volunteers, including doctors from area hospitals, were on site to outline what services Komen helped fund.
Cena knew that nearly half of his loyal followers were women, and he wanted to reach them in a way that was important to them. This is when the fantastic partnership between Susan G. Komen and WWE began.
Komen for the Cure each year for the past nine years. The issue is close to her heart, she says, because her aunt had breast cancer. This year, however, following the news that Komen has pulled breast exam funds from Planned Parenthood for political reasonsTillman is sending her money straight to the family planning provider instead.
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Along with a different name, the event had a new look. Instead of a 5K, participants were encouraged to walk together from Eakins Oval to Logan Circle and complete as many laps as they wanted. Designated entry points were provided for individuals with physical limitations.
Komen Foundation to transform a music video into a fundraising platform. Each view that the music video received represented a donation. Daddy Yankee, famous rapper and most streamed artist on both Spotify and YouTube, announced he was going to do a rap battle with a different kind of opponent. A rap battle is when one rapper challenges another rapper.