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Amy Chasin is “Chasin the Cure”
Amy Chasin and sister in law

Meet Amy Chasin, former real estate attorney, wife, mother—and five-year survivor. Amy was diagnosed during a routine mammogram. She says she wasn’t capable of handling all the details at once; after asking her doctor if….

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NEARLY 4,000 PEOPLE CAME OUT SUNDAY, MAY 3RD, 2015

By Kathleen O’Brien | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on May 04, 2015 at 8:05 AM, updated May 04, 2015 at 10:27 AM ARTICLE CAN BE FOUND on….

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TOMORROW IS RACE DAY!

TOMORROW IS RACE DAY! We promise you it won’t be “just another walk in the park!” WALK—RUN—CHALLENGE—FUN! USATF Official Timed 5K Race 5K Walk 1.5 mile Fun Walk Kids for the Cure® Color Run NEW….

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Komen Spotlight

New BC Susceptibility Gene
New BC Susceptibility Gene

A study published in Nature Genetics marks the discovery of a new susceptibility gene called RECQL, which paves the way for future discoveries that will allow women to assess their risk and take action. 

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Answering Questions About Soy and BC
Answering Questions About Soy and BC

Many women are still looking for answers to key questions about soy’s potential risks and benefits. Ongoing research has helped to answer some of these questions.

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Our Mission

It’s simple.  Komen North Jersey is fighting breast cancer.  How?

  • Funding programs that support those in the fight to save lives
  • Educating individuals about breast cancer risk factors, the importance of early detection and the resources that are available to them
What We Do

Komen North Jersey is the local source for funding programs that provide breast health services, breast cancer education and outreach in our Northern New Jersey 9-county service area.

We empower the residents in our service area with information about the importance of early detection and breast health. We donate 75 percent of net funds raised to vital local breast health services, and dedicate the remaining 25 percent to national research to find the cures.

Since 1997 Komen North Jersey has raised over $22.1 with over $15 million in local programs and $7 million in national research grants.

The Difference We Make

Komen North Jersey is part of the big picture to eradicate breast cancer.  But we’re also focused on the local needs of our neighbors.  We are dedicated to educating the residents in our service area about breast cancer and the resources available along with funding life-saving screening and treatment programs in for our neighbors currently battling this disease.

The Difference You Make

Join Komen North Jersey in the fight to beat breast cancer.  You can donate your time or resources  or host a fundraiser in our Northern New Jersey 9-county,service area.  You can know your normal and encourage those around you to know theirs.  You can be a listening ear and strong shoulder to family and friends who are in the battle.  And you can be an inspiration and tell your story as a survivor.  There is a place for you in this fight.  Your dollar might be the one that ultimately finds one of the cures.  Your presentation might encourage a listener to get a mammogram and find her cancer at an earlier stage.  Contact us today.  We’re here to partner with you.

Contact Us

We’re always only a click or a call away.  However you reach us, we are always happy to help you.

Our Sponsors

  • Pfizer
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  • Novartis
  • Wakefern
  • The Isoldi Family
  • Bank of America
  • Summit Medical Group
  • NJ Monthly
  • BASF
  • County of Essex
  • Mondelez
  • Morris Essex Health & Life
  • Statile & Todd
  • This Is It!
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • Bergen Health and Life
  • Westy
  • PSE&G
  • Horizon
  • Walgreens
  • Atlantic Health
  • BARD
  • Star Ledger
  • TAPinto.net
  • Barnabas Health
  • ShopRite
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The Susan G. Komen® Promise:

To save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures.

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