Apply Now for AFC’s South Africa & Peru 2017 Odyssey Programs

Apply Now for AFC’s South Africa & Peru 2017 Odyssey Programs

Tweet Are You Ready To Explore Life Beyond Cancer?  A Fresh Chapter empowers diverse groups of men and women to step beyond the label of cancer “patient,” “survivor,” or “caregiver,” and into a new world of volunteering, cultural immersion, and personal growth and development. As part of a broader framework of support, our 2 week international volunteer travel experiences help you see that struggle is universal and it’s possible to heal,...

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Jennifer’s Fresh Chapter: A Caregiver’s Perspective

Jennifer’s Fresh Chapter: A Caregiver’s Perspective

Tweet Jennifer Montgomery-Lay is a wife, mother and full time caregiver to her daughter Logan.  She enjoys travel, yoga, hiking, wake-surfing, reading and writing her blog – Life All Over The Map. She joined our tribe in 2016, participating in the India odyssey program and was deeply impacted by her A Fresh Chapter experience.  Cancer is hard. It is physically painful. Treatments are tortuous – leaving you incredibly tired,...

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AFC Official 2017 Program Announcement. Applications Open Soon!

AFC Official 2017 Program Announcement. Applications Open Soon!

Tweet We must be willing to let go of the life we had planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us. ~ Joseph Campbell It is the perfect time of year to contemplate how you want to start fresh in your life. Perhaps it’s time to step beyond the borders of your cancer story and share a meaningful volunteer travel experience with us? In addition to our first program in Costa Rica this March, our fall line-up is going to be...

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Peru Odyssey Spotlight: Tony Adrian & The Caregiver’s Perspective

Peru Odyssey Spotlight: Tony Adrian & The Caregiver’s Perspective

Tweet Today on the blog, we’re featuring Tony Adrian’s story. An engineer and long-term employee of Lilly, Tony applied and was accepted to Lilly’s Connecting Hearts Abroad program –  a program that sends at least 100 employees per year on two-week assignments to provide assistance to people and communities in need. It is through a unique partnership with Lilly Oncology and Lilly’s Connecting Hearts Abroad that we...

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Reality For A Better Reality: Film Crew To Capture Peru Odyssey

Reality For A Better Reality: Film Crew To Capture Peru Odyssey

Tweet As we prepare to kick-off our 7th Odyssey, we are thrilled to announce that a film crew will join us in Lima, Peru to help share this powerful story. Los Angeles based reality TV producer and breast cancer survivor, Dana Buning, will work with a crew of seasoned film and television professionals to document our participants’ journey. The content produced will be shared through our website and other online platforms. This week, we’ve...

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