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Cancer happened, or is happening to you, but it does not define you. A Fresh Chapter’s Odyssey programs offer an innovative support model that blends volunteering, meaningful travel, and the support, tools and resources you need to help reframe adversity and redefine what’s possible in your life. Our programs, offered in Costa Rica, India, Peru, South Africa, and the U.S. help you expand your story beyond cancer.
The exotic sights and sounds of India will immediately transport you out of your comfort zone and into another world. Our base in the bustling city of New Delhi will soon feel like home as you spend two weeks volunteering with underserved projects as and experience the vibrancy and diversity of India’s unforgettable culture.
Upcoming Program Date: March 3-17, 2018
With its rain forests, volcanoes, rolling hills, and welcoming hospitality, Costa Rica provides the perfect landscape for two weeks of volunteering, reflection, and cultural exploration. Our home base in the rolling hills of the Orosi Valley will offer you a meaningful opportunity to give back to inspiring rural community projects.
Upcoming Program Date: April 21 – May 5, 2018
Experience the wonders of the Peruvian culture: the food, the handicrafts, and the ruins of ancient civilizations. From our base in the colonial capital of Lima, you will have two weeks to volunteer with community-based projects in Villa El Salvador, connect with locals impacted by cancer, and explore the best of this vibrant city.
Upcoming Program Date: November 4-18, 2017
Revel in the unique culture, history and identity of Cape Town, as part of an inspiring two-week program in South Africa. Volunteer with local oncology organizations and form new connections while appreciating the beautiful, and often-contradictory, aspects of this fascinating country.
Upcoming Program Date: September 23-October 7, 2017
NORTH AMERICAN ODYSSEY PROGRAMS
For those who prefer to say a little closer to home, the U.S. Odyssey provides the full benefits of the full Odyssey framework during a condensed one-week program. While traveling from Los Angeles to Phoenix, you’ll volunteer with local organizations, marvel at stunning natural landscapes and explore your world with fresh eyes.
Upcoming Program Date: TBD 2018
This new, invitation-only program for social influencers and advocacy leaders from across the oncology spectrum provides a five-day experience that fosters collaboration, enhances leadership skills, and reduces burnout. Participants will play a vital role in helping to foster the next generation of patient leaders across the industry.
Upcoming Program Date: August 7-11, 2017
A Fresh Chapter programs inspire possibility, purpose, and meaningful connections in the lives of those impacted by cancer, all while creating a ripple of good in the world. Learn more about how to apply, eligibility, our unique Odyssey Framework, our local partners, program fees and much more!
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