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Komen for the Cure drops plan to cut Planned Parenthood grants

February 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

After three days of controversy, the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity says it is reversing its decision to cut breast-screening grants to Planned Parenthood.
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Planned Parenthood cancer screening drop angers many

February 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A lot of women are mad at Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and some in the area are among them.
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Plankinton native named president of Komen group

November 19, 2010 in The Daily Republic

A Plankinton High School alumna is making her mark in the fight against breast cancer with her recent appointment as president of Susan G. Komen for the Cure in Dallas, Texas.
Liz Thompson is helping to guide research efforts in the hopes of someday finding a cure and is energized by the future, especially the next 10 years.
“We are seeing new answers come to light in a new way,” Thompson said. “I’m not sure we will completely have a cure for every form of breast cancer by 2020, but I think we will have much bigger progress.”
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