Providing life enriching experiences for children, women and families touched by cancer.

Faces of Courage Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) non profit organization that provides day outings and overnight camps for women, children and families touched by cancer.  All programs are made available to the participants and their families at no cost.  Our services are palliative in support and focus on developing strong positive attitudes towards recovery and good health management.  We currently serve over 1,900 families throughout the state of Florida.  In 2006 we had over 800 campers attend our programs.

 Faces of Courage Programs

  • Bold, Bald and Beautiful Day of Pampering

  • Kids Summer Dayz Programs

  • SiSu (end of treatment) Celebrations

  • Family Picnics

  • Spoil Me Nights

  • Women’s Sunset Sail Away from Cancer

  • Women’s Weekend Oncology Camp

  • Women of Color Cancer Retreat

  • Santa’s Workshop Weekend

  • Holiday Adopt a Family

  • Tickets to area sporting events, attractions and shows

 Local Fundraisers

  • Dance to Their Health

  • Elks Toy Run

  • Going Tapas for Breast Cancer

  • Hair Today … Gone Tomorrow

  • Cancer Sucks Bike Ride (Ybor Bike Fest)

  • Daniel F. Memorial Fundraiser

  • Shannon Memorial Ride

  • Dogali Golf Tournament

  • Mother’s Day High Tea

  • The Great Bead Recall

  • Painting for a Cause

  • Polka Dot Motorcycle Tour

  • Cabana Boyz Salsa Party

We are able to provide programs at no cost to participants through the generosity of corporate sponsors, civic, social and service organizations, individual donors, grants, fundraisers and bequests.  Individuals and Corporations can help us by hosting outings, providing volunteers, sponsoring events and programs, donation of items or services, tickets to area sports and entertainment venues and gift cards to grocery stores and/or discount department stores.

Faces of Courage partners with several community resources to create these services.  Our collaborators are H. Lee Moffitt Cancer and Research Center; American Cancer Society; University of South Florida’s College of Medicine, Diversity Initiatives; the Community Health Advocacy Partnership; various support group leaders and many other community leaders that take an active interest in women and children’s health.

For more information, visit our web site www.facesofcourage.org

Faces of Courage Foundation, Inc.

TransWorld Building

4115 West Spruce Street

Tampa, Florida  33607

Ph: 813.877.CAMP (2267)

Fax: 813.879.0490

 

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