Taking The Leap – Tanessa’s Peru Odyssey

Taking The Leap – Tanessa’s Peru Odyssey

Tweet Tanessa Noll is a writer and teacher who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014. As a new resident in her small town, she was surprised by the outpouring of support she received during treatment. Tanessa learned that telling her story connected her to people who wanted to help. As a recipient of the Melissa Carroll Legacy Fund, Tanessa created a Ripple Impact plan to give back to her community. She plans to teach a writing workshop to...

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Our Tribe’s Top 10 Reasons to Participate in A Fresh Chapter Odyssey Program

Our Tribe’s Top 10 Reasons to Participate in A Fresh Chapter Odyssey Program

Tweet Cancer happened or is happening to you or someone you love, but it is far from the whole story. Through our programs, A Fresh Chapter offers an opportunity to heal the emotional scars of the disease and explore life beyond cancer. Today on the blog, our tribe has come together to share their top reasons for participating in A Fresh Chapter Odyssey program. If you, or someone you know, has been impacted by cancer and would like an...

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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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See//Be Seen – Felicity’s South Africa Experience

See//Be Seen – Felicity’s South Africa Experience

Tweet Today’s blog post was written by 2015 South Africa participant, Felicity Palma. Felicity is a multimedia artist, international women’s rights advocate, and young breast cancer survivor. Using digital photography and videography, her storytelling projects aim to create a space for women’s experiences and voices to be witnessed and heard. To see more of her work, visit: www.felicityyypalmaaa.com November 5th, 2015. I...

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Gaby’s Fresh Chapter – A Different Kind Of Me

Gaby’s Fresh Chapter – A Different Kind Of Me

Tweet Today on the blog, we’re spotlighting Gaby Perez-Espinosa and her perspective while in Peru. Gaby is a Non-Hodgkin’s and Hodgkin’s Lymphoma survivor who has not let cancer keep her down. As a mother of two young children, she is still determined to prove to them and others that nothing can truly stop you from achieving  your goals. She has also managed to find hidden blessings in it all as she has connected with people and had...

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