Sharon Hutchens Survivor of the Year

Do you know someone who has been a breast cancer survivor for a minimum of one year, has outstanding service within the Komen Northwest NC Affiliate service area, promotes breast health awareness and education to others, motivates and inspires others through a positive attitude, and serves as a role model to other breast cancer survivors?

Nominate them today for the Sharon Hutchens Survivor of the Year Award. The Komen Northwest NC Affiliate is proud to sponsor the Sharon Hutchens Survivor of the Year Award. An unwavering supporter of Susan G. Komen®, Sharon Hutchens was committed to fighting breast cancer. As a member of The Pit Lizards – a team formed in her honor – she worked tirelessly to ensure that everyone understood the importance of early detection and getting the proper care – even while personally battling the disease for more than 4 1/2 years.
In tribute to Sharon’s efforts and her example, this award recognizes and honors a deserving individual who exemplifies the determination that it takes to battle breast cancer while inspiring others to do the same.

The winner will be announced in December 2017 on the Komen Northwest NC website ( and the winner will be recognized at the 2018 Komen Northwest NC Annual Meeting in May 2018.

Please return the Nomination Form, Letter of Recommendation, and a 5×7 photo by November 16th to:

Sharon Hutchens SOTY Award
c/o Komen Northwest NC Affiliate
1106 Burke Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101