Thrivewell Cancer Foundation

Rating: 5 stars   14 reviews

Issues: Breast Cancer

Location: 4383 Medical Drive, Suite 4078 San Antonio TX 78229 USA

Mission: To enable adult cancer patients to thrive!
Geographic areas served: San Antonio
2010 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 26-0371270
210-593-5949
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Rating: 5 stars  

9 people found this review helpful

Three years ago I was asked to be the president of a newly forming organization, which still did not even have a name. During the past three years, ThriveWell has not only found an appropriate name, but has hired a full-time executive director. The impact the organization has already had in the lives of those breast cancer survivors, who have availed themselves of the phenomenal exercise and nutrition classes we provide, has been astounding. The research that ThriveWell has funded is directed towards those projects that would otherwise not receive the funds that would be necessary for a viable research project. Those patients who were able to get to their treatment appointments, because of our assistance, reveals profound gratitude on the parts of both the patient and the family.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

speaking with the participants in the nutritional and exercise programs. They have literally raved about the positive results they've gotten from working out with fellow-breast cancer individuals, and also have thoroughly cherished Artful Healing.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-4-01

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

9 people found this review helpful

As a member of the Board of ThriveWell Cancer Foundation, I am intricately aware of the passionate mission of our organization. Everyone involved has a deep desire and motivation to see cancer patients not only survive, but thrive. Our purpose is to enhance the quality of life of exhisting cancer patients and fund the most cutting edge research for the future cure for cancer. We are a forward-thinking organization looking at novel ways to treat cancer and focusing on the latest research on the survival benefit of breast cancer patients who change their lifestyle to a more fit one.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

please see above

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

More funding will allow for even more expanded programs

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

the deep caring of all of the people involved

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

excited and highly motivated to make a difference

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

discover new cures for many cancers and support low income patients to receive treatment and give all women with breast cancer a chance to be healthy.

Ways to make it better...

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One thing I'd also say is that...

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-6-01

 
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