: Educate communities about the signs, symptoms, and
risk factors of Ovarian Cancer in order to facilitate early detection of this
deadly disease and save lives.
- : Provides support and resources to those touched by
Ovarian Cancer including survivors, patients, caregivers and families.
- : Aids in the advancement of scientific research for
Ovarian Cancer. Apply to become a beneficiary by filling out this RFP application.
* Free T.E.A.L.® Workshops offered
at the T.E.A.L.® headquarters in Brooklyn are now available! Learn more
about these workshops for survivors, families, & the general public
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T.E.A.L.®’s national and local programs function on the
principle that awareness and education of Ovarian Cancer is empowering, and understanding
this deadly disease is the first steps toward fighting it. Throughout the
year, T.E.A.L.® actively engages with the community to provide
information about Ovarian Cancer and to address this important women’s health
issue through health fairs, symposiums, and lectures at schools,
universities, community centers, and hospitals. T.E.A.L.® prints over
30,000 pieces of printed educational material per year to distribute throughout
various communities. T.E.A.L.® connects with local and national media to get
the message out across as many channels as possible. This includes aggressive
online awareness campaigning using our website, social media channels, and
e-mail blasts to over 250,000 people. T.E.A.L.® programs include our Survivor Programs, the T.E.A.L.® Walk/Run Program in Brooklyn and cities across
the USA, and Awareness and Education Programs which include our Community Outreach
Program, September Awareness Program, Virtual Fundraiser Program, Scientific Research Beneficiaries Program, Annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day at Citi
Field, and more.
- T.E.A.L.® Survivor Programs: T.E.A.L.®
Survivor Programs include our Tell Every Amazing Lady® Clinical Trial Navigation Service, our Survivor ceremony, and survivor booth at our Annual
Brooklyn T.E.A.L.® Walk/Run. T.E.A.L.® helps fund and support Survivor
Educational Courses Program through Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Share
Programs, and the Survivors Teaching Students® Program through OCNA. T.E.A.L.®
offers assistance in finding cancer support groups, fertility support,
financial advice, diet and nutrition, and any required help that address the
needs of Ovarian Cancer survivors or their caregivers through the collaboration
between our office and our partnerships. T.E.A.L.® offers programs that provide support and resources
to Ovarian Cancer patients, survivors, their caregivers and families.
T.E.A.L.® Walk/Run Program: T.E.A.L.®’s largest and most
successful Awareness and Fundraising event is the Annual Brooklyn T.E.A.L.®
Walk/Run. Thousands of members of the public gather in Prospect Park annually
dressed in teal to raise money and walk or run for Ovarian Cancer. At the Walk
we hand out information about Ovarian Cancer risk factors, signs and symptoms. T.E.A.L.® has successfully launched six satellite T.E.A.L.® Walks, as part of a
planned initiative to spread the T.E.A.L.® Walk nationally and reach more people
than ever in the coming years
- T.E.A.L.® Awareness and Education Programs:
- T.E.A.L.® Community
Outreach Program: We are constantly in the community participating in health
fairs, symposiums, and lectures at schools, universities, community centers,
hospitals, community meetings throughout the year to spread awareness about Ovarian Cancer to address this important women's health issue. Our T.E.A.L.® CEO is often invited as a guest speaker to spread awareness of the signs,
symptoms, and risk factors for Ovarian Cancer at these events.
T.E.A.L.®'s September Awareness Program: Each September, T.E.A.L.® partners with local businesses and
organizations to turn New York City teal to spread awareness about Ovarian
Cancer. Brooklyn Businesses tie a teal ribbon around the tree outside each
business with a window poster that describes what the ribbon symbolizes. T.E.A.L.® partners with ®Turn The Towns Teal to provide ribbons for this
initiative. This includes a massive city wide online awareness initiative for
September and throughout the year. Local Organizations also supported T.E.A.L.®
during the Month of September by displaying T.E.A.L.® Awareness Cards,
brochures, and donation boxes, inviting us to speaking engagements, and
lighting or decorating their building the color teal including the Annual Lighting Event at Brooklyn Borough Hall
Annual Lighting Event
at Brooklyn Borough Hall: In September of 2013 and 2014, T.E.A.L.® lit up the
Brooklyn Borough Hall building teal to honor Ovarian Cancer survivors and
spread awareness throughout Brooklyn. Through this event, over 3 Million people
are reached each year
T.E.A.L.® 2014 MTA Ad Campaign: T.E.A.L.® chose six of Ovarian Cancer survivors to photograph in order
to spread public awareness about Ovarian Cancer. These Ads were displayed
throughout NYC on subway platforms, kiosks, and buses in addition to local
business and community centers. This Ad campaign reached over 7.76 Million
people in 2014.
Annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day at Citi Field: In 2012, T.E.A.L.® helped establish the Annual
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day at Citi Field for a NY Mets game. T.E.A.L.® turns
the stadium teal, drawing attention to the color and the cause. A PSA is given
at the beginning of the game addressing Ovarian Cancer. A portion of each
ticket sold from T.E.A.L.®'s own ticket window benefits T.E.A.L.®. Buy tickets now
Virtual Fundraising Program: T.E.A.L.®'s Online Virtual Fundraising Program operates through our
website and enables supporters from around the country to start their own
fundraising pages to raise money to fight Ovarian Cancer through T.E.A.L.®
Whether the fundraiser is a community event, school event, sports game, bake
sale, party, or strictly online effort, anyone can help support Ovarian Cancer
research and awareness programs. Make your own tribute page or fundraiser page today in just a few easy steps. Participants can add a photo, set a goal, and then send their page to friends to ask for support in reaching your fundraising goal. Highlighted below are examples of our virtual fundraisers:
Colorado Baseball and Softball Fundraiser: On March 15th, 2014, the Metro State Roadrunners of
Colorado organized the Strikeout Cancer campaign in honor of a player who was
recently diagnosed. Softball and Baseball players wore teal jerseys at their
joint home games to raise awareness and money for Ovarian Cancer. Roadrunners
exceeded their fundraising goal and raised almost $1,200 for T.E.A.L.®!
- Florida Bake Sale Fundraiser: On October 3rd, 2014, the Thornsbury Family of
Land O'Lakes Florida joined T.E.A.L.® in our fight against Ovarian Cancer. They
were able to raise over $600 for T.E.A.L.® through their T.E.A.L.® Bake Sale at
their daughter's Karate School and their virtual fundraiser page on our website
in memory of their beloved sister in law.
T.E.A.L.® Funded Partnership Programs: T.E.A.L®.
helps fund partnership programs at schools and hospitals, in New York and the
Metropolitan area to educate students, survivors, and those at risk.
In the future, with more funding, we will be able extend our survivor appreciation efforts, support services, and T.E.A.L.® Programs.
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