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Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Hosts Annual Affiliate Leadership Conference in Dallas
Date:2/7/2008

Leader of Breast Cancer Movement Gathers Record Attendance for Annual

Conference

DALLAS, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R), the world's largest and most progressive grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, will host its annual Affiliate Leadership Conference Feb. 7-9 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. The three-day event brings together more than 1,000 Komen for the Cure advocates, a record-breaking attendance, including more than 200 breast cancer survivors and representatives from the more than 170 corporations that partner with Komen.

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Under the rallying cry of "We Will," breast cancer advocates will gather to share inspiration, knowledge and strategic plans as they strengthen their commitment to do whatever it takes to realize Komen's vision of a world without breast cancer. Last year, which was Komen's 25th anniversary, the organization reached a milestone of $1 billion invested in breast cancer research and community outreach programs since its inception. Komen has publicly pledged to invest another $2 billion in the next decade.

Explaining the meaning behind the theme of the conference, Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker, founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, said, "Who will make sure every person has access to breast cancer education, screening and treatment regardless of income, ethnicity or race? Who will keep promising research moving forward? Who will help the newly diagnosed find support and information? Who will organize the more than 120 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure(R) events and other initiatives that raise vital funds? Who will move us closer to a world without breast cancer? We -- the millions of Susan G. Komen for the Cure advocates around the world -- will."

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