After the PR disaster of last year, the Susan G. Komen foundation has been relatively quiet. The breast cancer research group sought to cut funding from Planned Parenthood, a move which pro-life organizations hailed as a victory. But after a media frenzy fueled by Planned Parenthood ensued, Komen reversed its decision and decided to continue funding an organization that contributes to the cause of breast caner through abortion. Pro-life people nationwide (myself included) have boycott Komen ever since. Now the group says it is cutting fundraising walks in 7 cities nationwide:
“A Komen spokeswoman said in an email that participation in the three-day walks declined by 37 percent in the past four years, without specifying whether that was the number of participants or dollars raised. The group decided to remove the cities from next year’s schedule that have not been meeting fundraising goals, the spokeswoman said.” Who said actions don’t have consequences. Click here for original article.
About Nathan Cherry
Nathan Cherry is the chief editor and blogger for the Engage Family Minute blog, the official blog of the FPCWV. He serves also as the Regional Development Coordinator as a liaison to the pastor's of West Virginia. He is a pro-life, pro-traditional marriage, pro-religious freedom conservative. He is also a husband, father, pastor, author, musician, and follower of Jesus Christ.