Komen New Orleans STEP Grants

(Screening, Treatment and Education Programs)

Grant History 1995 – 2016 Total Grants Awarded over $ 5.7 million

Fiscal Year 2016/2017 Awarded Grants ~ Total $425,000

The Foundation for the LSU Health Sciences Center  ~ $147,680
Funding for improving patient access and regional recognition.

St. Thomas Community Health Center ~ $144,920
Funding for breast cancer screening mammography and diagnostic ultrasounds.

West Jefferson Medical Center Women’s Imaging & Breast Care Center ~ $43,350
Funding for breast cancer screening and diagnostic mammograms.

Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans (CAGNO) ~ $40,000
Funding for breast cancer patients financial assistance with medications, insurance premiums, COBRA fees, co-pays and breast cancer related medical bills.

Mary Bird Perkins at St. Tammany Parish Hospital Cancer Program ~ $19,550
Funding for increasing access to breast cancer screenings.

West Jefferson Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept ~ $15,000
Funding for breast cancer survivor lymphedema rehabilitation and compression materials.

Access Health Louisiana ~ $14,500
Funding for breast cancer screening & diagnostic mammograms.


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