These projects have been selected by our independent Grant Review Panel, comprised of community members and business leaders, as those that will have the greatest impact in serving uninsured or underinsured women in our service area.  In total, $500,000 was invested in the following four local organizations for this fiscal year to provide breast health services to North Texans.  Please note that Susan G. Komen® is not a direct service provider.  Click here for the “In Our Community” brochure.

Asian Breast Health Outreach Project (ABHOP)
ABHOP provides breast heath education and free mammogram services for low income, under and uninsured individuals.  The project minimizes linguistic, cultural and financial challenges that prevent people from receiving breast health care.  Mammograms are provided in Richardson.  Patient forms, education, scheduling and navigation are provided in several Asian languages by a multi-lingual staff.
Counties served:  Collin, Denton
Tel:  972.498.8611
Website:  www.asianbreasthealth.org

Bridge Breast Network
The Bridge Breast Network saves lives by providing access to free or low-cost diagnostic and breast cancer treatment services for Survivors who are low income, under and uninsured.  Services are often available in the patient’s home county to minimize travel.
Counties served:  Collin, Cooke, Denton, Fannin, Grayson, Hunt, Montague, Wise
Tel: 214.821.3820 x 26
Website: www.bridgebreast.org

Moncrief Cancer Institute
Moncrief Cancer Institute’s commitment to fighting cancer is exemplified in its multi-service breast health program that provides education, screening, and diagnostic services to both rural and urban communities within the North Texas region.  As one of the only mobile mammography units in North Texas, they can reach the most vulnerable populations.
Counties served:  Collin, Cooke, Denton, Fannin, Grayson, Montague, Wise
Tel: 800.405.7739
Website: www.moncrief.com

Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas
The goal of Planned Parenthood’s breast health program is to detect breast cancer at its earliest stages by providing under and uninsured women with breast self-awareness education and care.  Planned Parenthood clinicians provide clinical breast exams and facilitate screening mammograms and diagnostic procedures through a referral program.
Counties served:  Collin, Denton
Tel:  1.800.230.7526
Website:  www.ppgreatertexas.org