The Susan G. Komen Twin Tiers Region will discharge $120,000 in village grants to 7 not-for-profit organizations within a nine-county use area this year.
The following programs have been comparison for appropriation by an eccentric grants row by a rival focus and examination process:
•Adagio Health Inc.: Reducing screening barriers for women of Potter County, $15,000.
•Maternal Family Health Services Inc.: Breast health initiative/screening and
education in Bradford and Tioga counties, $7,000.
•Cancer Resource Center of a Finger Lakes: Post-treatment survivorship beginning in Tompkins County, $10,000.
•Guthrie Clinic Sayre: High risk MRIs for uninsured or underinsured in New York and Pennsylvania counties, $15,000.
•YWCA of Binghamton/Broome County: ENCOREplus breast cancer outreach,
education and advocacy, Broome and Tioga, N.Y. counties, $15,000.
•Arnot Ogden Medical Center Falck Cancer Center: Reducing financial barriers to treatment, Twin Tiers Region, $15,000.
•Soldiers Sailors Memorial Hospital: Tioga County, Pa. mammography screening, $12,500.
•YWCA Elmira Twin Tiers: YWCA studious service fund, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben counties, $15,000.
•Fund for Women: Barriers to caring appropriation for women confronting breast cancer in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben counties, $8,000.
•S2AY Rural Health Network Inc.: Breast cancer support for Schuyler and Steuben counties, $7,500.
•Outreach to a uninsured and underinsured, $12,500.
Since 2000, a Twin Tiers associate has distributed some-more than $1.2 million to area organizations to support breast cancer research, preparation and studious services.
For some-more information, call (607) 426-3405, or go to komentwintiers.org.
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