• Your
    Jewish
    Community
    Facing
    Breast Cancer
  • Young Jewish women facing breast cancer have unique concerns. Consider Sharsheret your personal gateway to the resources you may need over time.

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  • When facing cancer, it makes a world of difference to connect with someone who shares your experience as well as your values and culture.

    Find resources for women at every age

  • You might wonder what comes next for you and your loved one. We can help you navigate your concerns about fertility, intimacy, and facing cancer together.

    Learn how we can help

  • A cancer diagnosis affects the entire family. We offer help for partners, children, parents, and friends.

    Learn how we can help

  • One in 40 Ashkenazi Jews carries a BRCA gene mutation, nearly 10 times the rate of the general population. Working with health care professionals, we help you develop local cancer programs.

    Find resources for you and your patients

  • Breast cancer is not a Jewish woman's issue. It's a Jewish community issue.

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September 27, 2014 (All day) - October 2, 2014 (All day)

The sisters of AEPhi at Rowan University will be hosting their annual Sharsheret Pink Week with fun-filled activities on campus and breast cancer awareness activities. On October 2nd, they will gather for the environmentally friendly Big Balloon release to honor and remember breast cancer

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October 1, 2014

Join our Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence, Nishmah, for a free discussion on Jewish hereditary cancers led by Jen Ivanovich, MS, Assistant Professor of Surgery, and a Washington University genetics counselor.  There will be an opportunity for Q&A, and light refreshments will be

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October 4, 2014 (All day)

The sisters of AEPhi will be hosting their second annual breast cancer awareness fundraiser at a private home.  The evening will include dinner and a trick tray event.  For more information contact Sharsheret at info@sharsheret.org.

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REGISTER NOW for the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Central Park 5-Mile Walk.  Please note there is no registration fee and fundraising is not required.  Meet Team Sharsheret at 8:00 am in

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Make your purchases mean more this October - National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Thank you to our corporate partners,  Cure Diva, Jen K Designs,

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Join thousands of other young adults across the country who are leading and participating in meaningful Sharsheret activities. Help us support young Jewish women and families facing breast cancer

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“I was thrilled to receive your breast cancer survivor kit. It literally made my day. The cookbook is fantastic, and the information provided will definitely help me during my survivorship journey. I keep my kit in the great tote bag and refer to it often. It is usually the first thing I look at if   More »

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