CHARLOTTE – Komen Charlotte and Komen NC Triangle to the Coast will use $300,000 in funding from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, to expand Komen’s Treatment Assistance Program in North Carolina.
The $300,000 award will make it possible for the Komen affiliate organizations to assist an additional 560 low-income residents facing breast cancer across 42 counties in North Carolina.
The program will be available in Komen Charlotte’s 13-county service area beginning in January.
Patients must have incomes at or below 250 percent of the federal poverty line and an active breast cancer diagnosis.
Call 877-465-6636 for details.