Tenaciously Teal inspires hope by providing love, community, and empowerment to cancer fighters in the midst of treatment. Click on the icons below to learn about each of our programs.
Tenaciously Teal is hosting our 5th annual Care Packs and Cocktails fundraiser on February 19th, 2020. Last year, we celebrated with friends-supporters and cheered on an empowering fashion show of cancer survivors. Join…View All Events
Tenaciously Teal is dedicated to spreading love and hope to cancer fighters. Your generosity empowers us to continue supporting these individuals through Cancer Care Packs, Gas & Grocery cards, and Brave Shave & Empowerment Shoots; a concierge style service tailored to each fighter. Contact us for additional opportunities to give, including Care Pack Parties and donating items for Cancer Care Packs.
Cancer fighters face many battles in their war against cancer. Everyone fighting cancer soon realizes that they are not just dealing with the disease itself. Unfortunately, the chemotherapy, immunotherapy and radiation treatments that kill the cancer tumors and cells also affect healthy tissues or organs. This causes unpleasant side effects and additional stress on top of the cancer. Below is a list of common side effects that cancer fighters should be aware of: Anemia - feeling very tired, short of breath, and lightheaded, dizzy; a fast heartbeat or pale skin. Loss of appetite or a change in the way food tastes or smells. Mouth and throat problems, nausea and vomiting can also make it difficult to eat. Bruising and Bleeding or tiny purple red spots on your skin, due to a lower number of...