Statement of Need

Komen Northeast Ohio provides grant funds to innovative, evidence-based projects focused on addressing one or more of the priorities identified in the Komen Northeast Ohio Community Profile.

Drawing from the profile, Komen Northeast Ohio  has identified the following funding priority areas:

Priority 1: Develop and strengthen relationships with stakeholders and non-traditional partners along the continuum of care to increase access and reduce systemic barriers to care.

Priority 2: Increase breast health awareness and education programs, including early detection and screening information, for women most in need of services, with a focus on minority populations.

Priority 3: Increase access to screening and treatment services for the low-income, under/uninsured, working poor and minority populations.

Click to view the Community Profile Executive Summary.