The Community Profile is an assessment that provides an overview of the breast health needs in our service area. Based on these findings, Komen Greater Iowa establishes Affiliate priorities so they can best serve for the residents living within our service area. The Community Profile guides our strategic planning and grant making priorities.
Every four years, the Community Profile is revised to reflect changes in the community, allowing the Affiliate to identify any gaps in the health system and to work toward filling them. Analysis of Komen Greater Iowa in the Community Profile includes the voices of those living in target areas. The completed Community Profile report is an assessment of the state of breast health in our ninety-one service area and a plan of action to reduce breast cancer mortality disparities in our community. Komen Greater Iowa is is proud to be able to share our findings: