Events

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (All day)
North Shore Hebrew Academy Great Neck, NY

Join the Areyvut  B’nai Mitzvah Fair at the North Shore Hebrew Academy.  All 5th grade girls, 6th grade boys and their parents, as well as the broader community will be in attendance.  Learn more about Sharsheret’s B’nai Mitzvah program and ways to include Sharsheret in this important milestone. For more information, please contact Sharsheret Program Manager Ellen Kienhaus at ekleinhaus@sharsheret.org.

Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Indiana University Bloomington Bloomington, IN

This fall Alpha Epsilon Phi and Zeta Beta Tau, at Indiana University Bloomington, will be co-hosting a philanthropy event that will feature different types of carnival inflatables, entertainment, food, and raffles. Proceeds will also benefit a local charity as well as  Sharsheret – a national not-for-profit organization supporting young women and their families, facing breast and ovarian cancer. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door.  If you are unable to make the event or would like to donate click here https://www.crowdrise.com/hakunamatatas/fundraiser/aephizbtiu.

Sunday, September 21, 2014 (All day)
American University Washington, DC

Join the sisters of AEPhi for their annual Yogaphied event to raise the importance of living a healthy lifestyle and breast cancer awareness. There will be a certified yoga instructor to guide participants through the practice. Friends, both boys and girls are welcome! This session is for all levels of yoga, both beginner and advanced! A bagel breakfast will be provided before the yoga, when doors open at 12!

Friday, September 26, 2014 (All day)
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA

AEPhi and Hillel at Virginia Commonwealth University are hosting a Sharsheret Teal Shabbat in honor of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month at Beth Ahaba Temple in Richmond. They will be decorating the room in teal, wearing the color teal and offering teal challah in effort to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and Sharsheret’s Ovarian Cancer Programs.  For more information, please contact Annie Balint  at aephivcu@gmail.com.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization for a question & answer discussion on “Easy Tips for Eating Right During/After Cancer” with Alexander Rothwell, RD, at their monthly friendship gathering for women who are in treatment or have been in treatment for cancer.  RSVP to Shlomis at (718) 438-2020, ext. 7432.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 7:00pm
Jewish Community Center in Creve Coeur St. Louis, MO

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 served.  Although not required, pre-registration for the October 1st program is appreciated.  Please contact Sharsheret Supports Nishmah at (314) 442-3266 or Sharsheretsupports@jccstl.org to register and with any questions

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 7:00pm
Temple Beth Torah
5700 NW 94th Avenue
Tamarac, FL

Join us for pink challah baking to raise awareness about breast cancer and spread the word about Sharsheret. For more information, please contact Cheryl Temkin at eblake13@comcast.net.

Saturday, October 4, 2014 (All day)
Adelphi University
Private Home
Garden City, NY

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.

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 6:30pm
Temple Beth Orr Coral Springs, FL 33071

Join the Sisterhood of Temple Bet Orr for a special Shabbat to raise breast cancer awareness and learn more about Sharsheret. For more information, please contact Judie Goren at judiegfl@hotmail.com.

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 7:30am
Temple Beth Am Pinecrest, FL

Sharsheret is partnering with Rock ‘N Run for a high energy community event to raise awareness for breast cancer and ovarian cancer. For more information, please visit www.rocknrun.org.