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DynCorp International Team Members Raise More than $7,600 as Part of Blue Jeans for Breast Cancer Program

bluejeansEach October, DynCorp International team members from all over the globe participate in a “Blue Jeans for Breast Cancer” program to raise funds benefitting the fight against breast cancer. In October 2014, more than $7,600 was raised by team members in Fort Worth, Texas, McLean, Va., Dubai, Kuwait and Afghanistan.

DI team members who participate donate $5 for each day or $20 to wear jeans to work for an entire week. The money raised will directly benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation and their efforts in breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs.

About Komen

Kuwait 1014Seventy-five percent of the net proceeds raised by the Susan G. Komen 3-Day help support Susan G. Komen®’s Research and Training Grant Program and large public health outreach programs for women and men facing breast cancer. The remaining 25 percent helps fund local community and Affiliate support and outreach programs.

Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Since its founding in 1982, Komen has funded more than $800 million in research and provided almost $1.7 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 30 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life.

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  1. I am please kindly asking the team members of this noble Organization to employ me to there organisation. I see this organisation as career opportunity level ground. I am a graduate Diploma in Stores management and stores control , Plumbing installation and mechanical services Diploma.
    Am highly seeking for fore employment .
    I will be grate full if my comments is highly considered
    Jonah j palmer.

  2. Mr. Haskett Toney the Project manager at DynCorp Intl Kuwait along with some of his best employees on the project.
    The great leaders like him are always been supported by the great employees.
    When he become a leader, his success was all about growing others(his employees).
    “A leader who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way”.
    Regards,
    Srgjan

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