TELL EVERY AMAZING LADY ABOUT OVARIAN CANCER FOUNDATION Louisa M. McGregor Ovarian Cancer Foundation Overview
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help at an event or help us with some computer work like research, emails or typing.
Since September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, the ® T.E.A.L. Walk/Run in Brooklyn, NY is an annual event that takes place every September in Prospect Park.
In September 2013, T.E.A.L. had it’s first satellite ®T.E.A.L. Walk in Woodbury, NY.
In 2014, T.E.A.L. launched a ® T.E.A.L. Walk in Fairfield, Pennsylvania and a ® T.E.A.L. Run in Alabama!
Working out of a home office with no major funding to date, T.E.A.L. has raised over $1 million dollars to help benefit Ovarian Cancer research and awareness since 2009.
In 2012, Citi Field and the NY Mets partnered with Tell Every Amazing Lady to establish the first ever Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day at Citi Field. This is now an annual event.
T.E.A.L. partnered with Brooklyn Borough Hall for a historic event of lighting the Borough Hall building teal during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in 2013.
In 2013 T.E.A.L. adopted a tree in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park in honor of all of those who’ve been touched by Ovarian Cancer.
T.E.A.L. funds Ovarian Cancer research grants at some of the country's most prestigious hospitals in the country, including the University of Washington, where a two and a half year study is being conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of a triple screen for Ovarian Cancer. Other recipients include the Kelly Gynecological Oncology Service at Johns Hopkins University.
T.E.A.L’s scientific advisory board includes doctors from New York Presbyterian Hospital, Maimonides Medical Center and Lenox Hill Hospitals.
Non-profit rating website Guidestar gave T.E.A.L. an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
T.E.A.L. was Top Rated by Great Nonprofits in 2012 and 2013.