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Syracuse, NY
October 7, 2015 - October 9, 2015

Challah For Hunger will host their first Pink Challah Bake on October 7th and 8th with delicious flavors including plain, cinnamon sugar and pink birthday cake!! Join them to bake the challahs or visit their table to purchase and eat them. For more information please contact Rebecca Leon at

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Madison, WI
October 7, 2015 - October 10, 2015

Join the sisters of AEPhi for a “Pink Week” and campus-wide events. You have the choice of a Cycling/Spin Fundraiser, Bra Pong, a food event which will all culminate Saturday night with their successful Phi Hoops basketball tournament. Sign-up your team and get started today! For more

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Westwood, MA
October 8, 2015

On Thursday night, October 8, join Temple Beth David for Pink Challah Baking. Enjoy pink challah, challah in the shape of ribbons, and a short educational program for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Come to services on Friday night and Saturday and enjoy the pink challah! For more information,

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Are you a breast cancer or ovarian cancer survivor? BRCA+? High risk? Join us on November 17th at 8:00 pm EST and meet Sharsheret’s new genetic counselor, Sheila Solomon, MS, LGC, as

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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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Excerpted from her remarks at Temple Beth Torah’s Sharsheret Pink Shabbat on May 3, 2015.  I was 8 months pregnant with my second son at my cousin Susan's funeral. Six years later, I sat in a paper robe, on a hospital table. Legs swinging and a chill running down my back, listening to   More »

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