Events

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:15pm
Tremont Street Shul, Temple Beth Shalom Boston, MA

Register today for Sharsheret's 1st ever Young Professionals Circle event in Boston! Join us for an evening of cocktails and mixology, win great raffle prizes, and meet other young professionals interested in raising awareness about breast cancer and ovarian cancer in the community. For more information, contact Outreach Program Assistant, Sarah Eagle.

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 7:00am - 10:00am
Congregation Bnai Yeshurun
641 West Englewood Avenue
Teaneck, NJ 07666

To celebrate Mother's Day each year, sisters Aviva Segal and Tova Weinstock sell floral bouquets in memory of their mother, Hindy Weinstock. Assorted floral bouquets are $20 and the order deadline is Thursday, May 5th. All proceeds benefit Sharsheret. For more information, please contact: Aviva Segal, 201-446-7304 or asegal85@gmail.com or Tova Weinstock, 201-446-7422 or tova.weinstock@gmail.com. To place your order and make a donation click here.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 11:00am
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence, the Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, at their monthly friendship gatherings for frum women who are in treatment or have been in treatment for cancer.

Confidential meetings are free of charge. Come hear interesting guest speakers and meet others “who understand,” while enjoying a light, healthy snack.

Please join us at our next gathering:
Tuesday, May 10th, from 11:00am-12:30pm
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11219

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
West Orange, NJ

The Women’s Wellness Groups meets to offer support to women who have been diagnosed with breast or ovarian cancer and are anywhere along their treatment path – before, during, or post treatment. Connect, share and learn with other survivors in your community. Hear experts in the field of wellness and explore topics of interest to you. Coordinated by a JFS LCSW and an oncology nurse navigator. May 11th session guest speaker: Jill Kremer, RD, Registered Dietician at Saint Barnabas Medical Center Cancer Programs.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 6:00pm
Weston, MA

On Thursday, May 12, 2016, Sharsheret will host an informational parlor meeting in Weston, MA, providing participants the opportunity to discover simple ways to take charge of your health and how Sharsheret can help. Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeurves, learning and wonderful company. 6:00 p.m. For more information about this event, please contact Sarah Eagle at seagle@sharsheret.org.

Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 10:30am
Teaneck Marriott Glenpointe Teaneck, NJ

On Sunday, May 15, 2016, Sharsheret will welcome 600 guests to our Annual Benefit, at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe honoring the women and men, family members, and friends who have touched the lives of breast cancer survivors.  Join us as Sharsheret recognizes the incredible contributions of Guest of Honor Dana Post Adler (Tenafly, NJ), Lisa Altman Volunteer Tribute Award Recipient  Deborah Leipzig (NYC) and Elana Rosman of West Hempstead, NY who will be recognized for her Young Leadership.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 7:30am
Free Partner Training

In coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Sharsheret has planned a comprehensive, half-day in-service training for our Sharsheret Supports partners and those organizations interested in partnering. The training will be held twice for the convenience of participants, and will focus on increasing support for young breast cancer survivors and their caregivers in local communities. The training includes new content and multiple teaching modalities.


Tuesday, May 17th, 7:30 am PDT at the National AJFCA conference in San Diego, CA

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Office of Dr. Aviva Preminger New York, NY

Join us in support of mothers everywhere for Bagels and Botox at the office of Dr. Aviva Preminger 969 Park Avenue, Suite 1E. Treat yourself while raising funds for breast cancer. Buy one area of Botox & get a second area for free. A portion of the proceeds will go to support Sharsheret.

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 8:00pm
Free National Webinar

Whether you have already enjoyed the rewarding experience of serving as a peer supporter, are still waiting for your first Sharsheret match, or are considering becoming a peer supporter, please join us on Monday, May 23rd at 8 pm EDT for our Peer Support Training Webinar.  Our new webinar will offer guidelines for serving as a peer supporter, resources to share with other women facing cancer, and a role play simulation.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
Free Partner Training

In coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Sharsheret has planned a comprehensive, half-day in-service training for our Sharsheret Supports partners and those organizations interested in partnering. The training will be held twice for the convenience of participants, and will focus on increasing support for young breast cancer survivors and their caregivers in local communities. The training includes new content and multiple teaching modalities.


Tuesday, May 17th, 7:30 am PDT at the National AJFCA conference in San Diego, CA