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 under or uninsured women in our 13-county service area. Please note that Komen North Texas is not a direct service provider. Click here for the “In Our Community” brochure.
Asian Breast Health Outreach Project (ABHOP)
ABHOP provides breast health 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
Bridge Breast Network
The Bridge Breast Network will provide breast cancer treatment services for women with early stage breast cancer. These services include surgery, radiation oncology, labs, imaging, physician consultation, and follow-up care.
Counties served: Collin, Cooke, Denton, Fannin, Grayson, Hunt
Moncrief Cancer Institute
Moncrief Cancer Institute (MCI) utilizes bilingual staff to provide low to no-cost screening mammograms, diagnostic services, patient navigation, and surgical treatment to underserved women in North Texas. MCI provides services using local providers and mobile units, enabling underserved women to remain within the county.
Counties served: Archer, Baylor, Clay, Collin, Cooke, Denton, Fannin, Grayson, Hunt, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise
North Central Texas Community Health Care Center
Community Health Care Center utilizes Komen North Texas funds to provide breast screening and diagnostic services to eligible uninsured and underserved women who reside in the counties of Archer, Baylor, Clay, Montague, Wichita, and Wilbarger. These services include, but are not limited to, screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast consultations, and breast biopsies.
Counties served: Archer, Baylor, Clay, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger