Komen Northwest Ohio Teams up with The Findlay Service League for Community Event

TOLEDO, OH. April 16th, 2014 – The Findlay Service League and the Northwest Ohio Affiliate of Susan G. Komen will join forces on Thursday, May 15, 2014 for a presentation on the Komen Impact and Saving Local Lives in Hancock County. The event will be held at the Findlay Country Club located at 1500 Country Club Drive Findlay, Ohio, 45840 and will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the River Room.

The event will feature a presentation from Komen Northwest Ohio Executive Director Mary Westphal. Available at the event will be Race registration and volunteer information. Educational material will also be provided. This event will be open to the public (both men and women are invited to join) and will be a great opportunity to learn more about the Northwest Ohio Affiliate of Susan G. Komen.


Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Since its founding in 1982, Komen has funded more than $800 million in research and provided more than $1.6 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 30 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life. Visit komen.org or call 1-877-GO-KOMEN. Connect with us on Facebook at facebook.com/susangkomen and Twitter @SusanGKomen.

About Findlay Service League

Findlay Service League (FSL) is a women’s organization that gives back to the Findlay/Hancock County community by way of volunteer service and/or funds, and is committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Founded in 1976, the group meets the third Thursday of every month, September – May. To learn more about Findlay Service League, events, membership, or to request funding for your organization or donate, visit www.findlayfsl.org, email Findlayfsl@live.com, or find us on Facebook at facebook.com/FindlayServiceLeague.

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