Events

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 2:00pm
Anchorage, AK

“What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer?” Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Navigation Services Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as she educates the staff of Alaska's Comprehensive Cancer Control about the unique issues that impact young Jewish women facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, how the staff can help, and how Sharsheret can help. To bring a training to your organization or for more information, please contact Director of Support Programs Adina Fleischmann at afleischmann@sharsheret.org or 866.474.2774.

Friday, October 31, 2014 (All day)
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD

The Hillel at Johns Hopkins will host their annual Sharsheret Pink Shabbat event.  Join the students at Johns Hopkins Hillel for a  meaningful Shabbat program and raise awareness about breast cancer.  For more information please contact, Sophie Tulkoff at sophieptulkoff@gmail.com.

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 8:00am - 12:00pm
David Posnack Jewish Community Center
5890 South Pine Island Road
Cooper City, FL

Join Sharsheret at the David Posnack JCC as we raise awareness about breast cancer in our community. For more information about activities throughout the day, contact sbarten@dpjcc.org or ykaplan@dpjcc.org.

Sunday, November 2, 2014 (All day)
New York City, NY

Team Sharsheret is an official Charity Partner of the 2014 TCS NYC Marathon. Our athletes will compete in a 26.2 mile race through the streets of New York's five boroughs including Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Manhattan finishing in Central Park. For more information  and to apply for a marathon slot, please e-mail athletes@sharsheret.org and include your name, phone number  and a brief description of who you are and why you want to join Team Sharsheret.

Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 12:30pm
Congregation B’nai Israel
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton, FL

Sharsheret is participating in Congregation B’nai Israel’s Grow To Give campaign and providing resources to Jewish women and families facing breast cancer. For information about the program, visit http://www.cbiboca.org/forms/grow-to-give/.

Monday, November 3, 2014 (All day)
University of Delaware Dover, DE

Check out the latest fashions at AEPhi’s  fashion show on campus.  Proceeds will benefit Sharsheret and breast cancer awareness. For more information please contact Jaclyn Gordon at jagordon@udel.edu.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization for a private concert with violinist Stephanie Kurtzman 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, November 5, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Congregation Temple Israel St. Louis, MO

Join Sharsheret Supports Nishmah for lunch with Author Geralyn Lucas.  At age 27, Geralyn was diagnosed with breast cancer, and discovered a courage and fearlessness inside herself that she never knew before.  Geralyn will share her incredible journey at this free event.  To RSVP and for more information, please contact Sara Winkelman at swinkelman@jccstl.org or (314) 442-3268.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm
Congregation Kol Tikvah
6750 North University Drive
Parkland, FL 33067

Join Congregation Kol Tikvah’s Sisterhood for pink challah baking to raise awareness about breast cancer and spread the word about Sharsheret. For more information and to RSVP by October 31st, please contact Kathy Knee at kathyknee@gmail.com.

Thursday, November 6, 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.