Community Grants

Komen Inland Empire is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness in the Inland Empire and Coachella/Eastern Riverside County. In 2017-2018 community grants, Komen Inland Empire invested in education, screening, diagnosis, patient navigation, and treatment support programs such as financial assistance, support groups, and treatment supplies, here in the Inland Empire. In 2017, 4 local organizations that serve uninsured or underinsured and underserved residents in our service area are offering programs and services funded by Komen IE. Since our first Race in 1999, Komen Inland Empire  has invested more than $6.4 million in local breast health agencies and organizations. Click here to view Komen Inland Empire’s complete Community Grants award history!

The funds Komen Inland Empire grants to community programs in our service area have made a positive difference in the lives of those living with this deadly disease.


Current Grant Recipients

2019-2020 Komen Inland Empire Community Grant Recipients

Breast Cancer Solutions

They serve all of the Inland Empire providing direct financial assistance for those in active treatment for breast cancer.

San Antonio Regional Hospital

They serve portions of San Bernardino County and provide diagnostic services for symptomatic women under age 40, women age 40 and older that may not qualify for other insurance/programs, or men.

Riverside University Health System

They serve portions of Riverside County and provide diagnostic services for women age 40 and older that may not qualify for other insurance/programs, or men for prevention, early detection and treatment services to low-income, medically underserved women who have a breast cancer diagnosis or are at risk of having a breast cancer diagnosis.

Borrego Health

FQHC that provides high quality, comprehensive, compassionate primary health care to residents in San Diego, Riverside, Coachella Valley, and San Bernardino regardless of their ability to pay. Borrego provides breast health and cancer education, clinical breast exams, mobile mammography events, referrals for diagnostics and treatment services, health access program application assistance, and patient navigation.

Desert Cancer Foundation

Nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting residents in the Coachella Valley and surrounding communities who need financial assistance in obtaining screening, diagnosis, and treatment for cancer and allied diseases.