2015 Pink Honor Roll Spotlight -Brenda Petru


Brenda is an 11 year breast cancer survivor who has been involved with Susan G. Komen® Houston for over 22 years.  She fundraises for Komen Houston to help fund national and community grants for breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment for underserved populations.   

“Almost 16 years ago I lost my best friend, Sue Simmers to breast cancer after a 19 year battle!  I also have several friends who are survivors as well as two aunts.” shares Brenda.    

This year, Brenda ranked #9 on the 2015 Pink Honor Roll for her phenomenal fundraising efforts in raising $14,265 to support Komen Houston’s mission – to save lives and end breast cancer forever.  

"I pray this disease will not exist by the time my beautiful granddaughters are adult women!” says Brenda.