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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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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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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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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