2009 Milwaukee Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Grants Helping Our Community Members
Organization Contact Person Program Goal
Aurora Sinai Medical Center /Comprehensive Breast Health Center - Genetics Deborah Wham 414-649-5639 Increase access to genetic counseling, testing and prevention for a minimum of 30 medically underserved women/men and their
family members who are at risk for breast cancer.
Columbia St. Mary's Foundation for Columbia St. Mary's Claudia Guevara 414-333-2206 A bilingual Breast Health Advocate facilitates financial eligibility, mammography and treatment at CSM for low-income women in
Community Memorial Foundation - Community Outreach Clinic Linda Smith 262-257-3394 Outreach Clinic will assess and identify 70 low-income, uninsured women whose age or other risk factors put them at higher risk
for breast cancer and refer them to Community Memorial Hospital for free mammograms.
Milwaukee Catholic Home Pam Pierson 414-220-8468 ext. 3241 Community education and outreach programs will reach 1,200 individuals.
Milwaukee Health Services Karen Aronson 414-378-8080 ext. 1454 Education and outreach activities will identify 180 women in need of a free screening mammogram.
Milwaukee Lesbian, Gay Bisexual & Transgender Community Center Julie Bock 414-292-3070 Educational activities will identify 75 LBT women in need of a mammogram and provide case management through screening
ProHealth Care; Oconomowoc and Waukesha Memorial Hospital Sarah Sandford-Smith 262-560-4919 Education and outreach activities will identify 100 women in need of a free screening mammogram.
Southeastern Regional Breast Care Fund - Wisconsin Well Woman Kim Melcher 414-328-7407 Will provide financial assistance that can include covering the cost of breast screening, diagnostic and treatment related
services. It may also aid in eliminating other financial barriers to treatment.
UW - Milwaukee College of Nursing - Institute for Urban Health Partnerships - House of Peace Beth Peterman 414-933-1590 Breast health education, clinical breast exams, and case management for the uninsured, underserved, and at-risk community
through House of Peace and Silver Spring Community Nursing Centers.
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - All Saints Foundation Rhonda Deneka 262-687-5037 Will provide financial assistance that can include transportation, co-pays, medications, rent, utilities and groceries to women
diagnosed with breast cancer.
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - Elmbrook Memorial Foundation Linda Sarner 262-780-4246 Will provide financial assistance that can include transportation, co-pays, medications, rent, utilities and groceries to women
diagnosed with breast cancer.
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - Foundation for St. Francis Anne Hanson 262-785-7759 Educational activities will identify 64 participants in need of a mammogram and/or CBE and provide case management through
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - St. Joseph Foundation Mary Mazul 414-447-2275 One hundred low-income women will receive screening mammograms, follow-up diagnostic mammograms and treatment as
Please contact Jennfier Frahm at 414-805-4904 with questions.