• 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.

    Learn how we can help

  • 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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Flushing, NY
October 1, 2016 - October 31, 2016

The students at YUHSG will be leading Pretty in Pink, a month long initiative to raise awareness about breast cancer. The kick-off event will feature a Sharsheret video, pink ribbon project, cupcake wars, maniCURE for Sharsheret and culminating with a Pink Challah bake at the end of the month.

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Madison, WI
October 2, 2016

The Sigma Chapter of AEPhi will host their second annual Sharsheret Pink Week. The week is dedicated to raising breast cancer awareness. Don’t miss out on all of their fun and educational events starting with a Mixology Trunk Show, a puppy fundraiser, Pie a Phi, and a Sharsheret Pink Shabbat.

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Detroit, MI
October 5, 2016

The sisters of AEPhi’ Phi Sigma chapter  will host a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings to raise awareness about Sharsheret. Join them for an informative evening. A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to Sharsheret to support their programs and services. For more information please

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New York Times Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer and his wife, Cori, will match your gift dollar for dollar, up to $100,000, to carry on the legacy of their dear friend Rochelle Shoretz A"H,

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Join communities across the country hosting Sharsheret Teal/Pink Shabbat® education and awareness programs in local synagogues, Jewish centers, and private homes. Want to learn more? Click here

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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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There has been a lot going on at once for my family, with my mother's diagnosis coming so soon after my diagnosis and first surgery, and our treatments overlapping time wise. Throughout this time, Sharsheret has been such an incredibly important part of my journey; always providing so much   More »

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