The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) is a nationally recognized organization with a growing coast-to-coast network of regions and markets. Our efforts are fueled by volunteers, survivors, legacy families and market managers. Together, we empower our communities through educational efforts and outreach initiatives. We embrace our legacy families as the voice of the voiceless, and advocate for survivors and caregivers by providing comfort and support through our programs and services.
Turnersville, NJ 08012
NOCC has one vision – to live in a world where no woman loses her life to ovarian cancer. Each gift carries a unique story, and every dollar makes a difference in the lives of families affected by this disease.
To support NOCC, put your creativity and passion to work with a DIY event. Celebrate a birthday with a Facebook Fundraiser. Host a game night with friends or invite co-workers to a cycling event. The ways to engage your community and raise critical funds and awareness are limitless!
Teal Cares Network – Caregiver Support
We need your help! Whether it’s a few hours a week or more, you’ll find many ways to support our community. All ages are welcome!
The NOCC Mid-Atlantic Region is seeking volunteers to:
- Organize awareness events
- Distribute literature at health fairs and physicians’ offices
- Assist with our Together in TEAL Run/Walk in Philadelphia and Team TEAL events
- Support committee activities
Wigs & Wishes at Martino Cartier Salon
A non-profit organization dedicated to providing wigs and granting wishes to individuals battling cancer. Application required.
Call for an appointment to have a wig styled to make you look and feel your best.
Look Good Feel Better
This non-medical public service offers lessons in skin and nail care, cosmetics, wigs, turbans, accessories and styling.
YMCA – Livestrong Program
A free, 12-week evidence-based program for survivors with cardio conditioning, strength training, balance and flexibility exercises.
Dr. Pamela Ginsberg
215-340-0608 | email@example.com
Specializing in women’s health, wellness and psycho-oncology
Department of Human Services – PA
Apply for and get information on benefits including emergency rental assistance, medical assistance including Medicaid and more.
Department of Human Services – NJ
Apply for and get information on benefits including assistance with housing, food and insurance.
Delaware Health & Social Services
Apply for and get information on benefits including emergency rental assistance, medical assistance including Medicaid, disability and more.
Hope Lodge: American Cancer Society
A free room in a home-like setting for cancer patients and caregivers when the best hope for treatment may be in another city.
BAYADA: A Home
Health care gets better when clients get better care at home – that’s our highest priority, with companion care to hospice services in PA, NJ & DE.
Names to Know
The Family of Joanne Dunn
The nation’s top fundraising team in 2020, Team Gettin It Dunn are family and friends driven by love and dedicated to fighting to find a cure and “will do anything in our power to help women still fighting.”
The Family of Maribeth Tobolski
Team MB is dedicated to raising ovarian cancer awareness and supporting patients. They first attended the 2017 Together in Teal event in Philadelphia and became the nation’s highest fundraising team in 2018, and continue in Maribeth’s honor.
The Family of Robin Mangaser Tizon
This top team at the Philadelphia Together in Teal since 2017 was led by Robin for two years, joined by family and friends from other states to support her. They remember her in spirit for her legacy of philanthropy, volunteerism and kindness.
Team Temple Health
Temple has been a top hospital team in the Philadelphia Together in Teal Run/Walk for over a decade. Joining on a patient’s suggestion, they continue to support the women and families they’ve cared for. We thank their staff and patients for their support!