Komen http://iowapublicradio.org en After Controversy, Komen says "Race for the Cure" is Beginning to Rebound http://iowapublicradio.org/post/after-controversy-komen-says-race-cure-beginning-rebound <p>October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. And in cities across the country, crowds dressed in pink have been running and walking in the Race for the Cure. But some participants – and their dollars – have been missing from these fundraisers for the Susan G. Komen Foundation this year.</p><p>After a public outcry over a decision early this year to stop funding Planned Parenthood, the organization quickly reversed its position.</p><p>As Iowa Public Radio’s Sarah McCammon reports, Komen officials say participation is slowly coming back.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 15:47:43 +0000 Sarah McCammon 9955 at http://iowapublicradio.org After Controversy, Komen says "Race for the Cure" is Beginning to Rebound