The promise of Susan G. Komen® is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Learn more about research investments here. All requests for science research funding should be directed to the National Susan G. Komen® Grants Program.

Susan G. Komen® Greater Detroit Community Grants are awarded to outstanding organizations that will continue to implement breast cancer education, screening and treatment support programs to help fight breast cancer among medically underserved women and men in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.

Grants are awarded on the basis of adherence to priorities as listed in the 2015 Community Profile, which defines the extent of the breast cancer burden, services, and gaps in the metro Detroit tri-county coverage area. Click here for an Executive Summary of the Community Profile.

Request for Applications (RFA) for funds raised from the next Race for the Cure will be announced in 2019.

Questions about Community Grants should be directed to:
JoMeca Thomas
Mission Specialist

Please review the contractual requirements to which grantees are obligated as you plan your application. See this Sample Grants Contract .

For information on Susan G. Komen for the Cure research grants, visit the Komen Research & Grants website.