Warrior Revolution

If you are a woman who has had cancer or you are still in treatment, the Warrior Revolution helps you navigate your life on your way back to wellness.

Our Mission

Why Attend Warrior Revolution Retreat

The Warrior Revolution Retreat is a three-day intimate event featuring inspirational speakers, experts and influencers who will address the unique issues women with cancer face through honest, provocative and positive conversations. The WRR also offers women the chance to pamper themselves with wellness activities like yoga, reiki, art and beauty tutorials.  

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Meet the founders

Cynthia Besteman, Cancer Survivor

Cynthia Besteman is the founder of the award winning Violets Are Blue Skincare Company. Originally from Seattle, Washington, Cynthia came to New York City in 1989 to study and pursue a career in theater. 

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Sarah Kelly, Cancer Survivor

Sarah Kelly has always had a passion for natural, sustainable products since starting her career 17 years ago with Tom’s of Maine.  In 2010, Sarah completed her MBA from Simmons College in Boston with a focus on Sustainability in business.  

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Leah Robert, Oncology Nurse

Leah Robert has always had a passion for health and wellness, which lead her into her career as an oncology nurse. Her passion and expertise in helping cancer patients was reinforced when her sister Sarah was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer. 

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Schedule

Day 1: Friday, October 25th, 6pm

Check-in begins at The Nonantum Resort, 3pm 

Weekend Kicks off with "Warrior Welcome Cocktail Party," including hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and community!

Speaker Tiffany Dyba, @C.D.R.E.A.M

Day 2: Saturday, October 26th

Breakfast

Yoga with Candace Laliberte 8:15 am

(all levels welcome)

Crystal bowl sound meditation: A journey to the heart - with Sheila St.Hilaire, Sacred Harmonic Chantress  9:00 am

Panel 1: Medical  9:45 am

Dr. Leslie Bradford, GYN Oncologist

Jessica Cary, MS, RN, CGC

Dr. Tracey Weisberg, MD

Dr. Sharon Bober, PhD

Panel 2: Wellness 11:00 AM

Jessica Halper, MSc, RNutr

Dr. Ali Shazib, DMD

Kelsey Fox Bennett, M.Ed.

Lunch with Dana Donofree from AnaOno 12:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

 Breakout A - 1:00 PM:  

Entrepreunership and Cancer...Girl, You've Got This with Melissa Berry aka @cancerfashionista

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Cellular Meditation- Healing from the inside out using art therapy with Stephanie McLeod-Esteves, LCPC

Breakout B - 2:00 PM

Cooking Demo with Blue Apron with Jessica Halper

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Setting Intentions with Mala Beads with Amanda Light aka @primandpropah

 Keynote Speaker - Allyn Rose 3:00-4:00 pm

*** Reiki and Chair Massage throughout the day ***

4-7pm: Free Time to explore, dine or relax 

VIP: Pajama Party 7-9 PM

Day 3: Sunday, October 27th 

Beach Yoga with Holly Brooks

Breakfast

Closing Ceremony

Speakers

Tiffany Dyba

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Allyn Rose

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Dana Donofree, AnaOno

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Stephanie McLeod-Estevez, LCPC

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Dr. Leslie Bradford, GYN Oncologist

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Melissa Berry, Cancer Fashionista

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Jessica Halper, MSc, RNutr

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Sharon Bober, PhD

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Jessica Cary

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Dr. Tracey F. Weisberg, MD

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Dr. Ali Shazib, DMD

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Amanda Light aka @PrimandPropah

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Holly Brooks, Master Reiki

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Candace Laliberte

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Kelsey Fox Bennett, M.Ed.

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Sheila St.Hilaire

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Sponsors and Exhibitors

Purchase your ticket

Warrior's General Admission
Warrior's General Admission
Regular price
$195.00
Sale price
$195.00
Saturday Evening VIP Pajama Party
Saturday Evening VIP Pajama Party
Regular price
$49.00
Sale price
$49.00