Past Events

October 1, 2014
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 to register and with any questions

October 1, 2014 (All day) - October 31, 2014 (All day)
University of Buffalo Buffalo, NY

The Hillel at Buffalo will host tables in the Student Union throughout the month of October. They will sell t-shirts and chocolate pops with proceeds to benefit Sharsheret. Support their efforts and raise awareness about breast cancer. For more information please contact Jessica Lemons at

September 30, 2014
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.

September 27, 2014 (All day) - October 2, 2014 (All day)
Rowan University Greensboro, NJ

The sisters of AEPhi at Rowan University will be hosting their annual Sharsheret Pink Week with fun-filled activities on campus and breast cancer awareness activities. On October 2nd, they will gather for the environmentally friendly Big Balloon release to honor and remember breast cancer survivors.  For more information please contact, Venus Ranier at

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

September 26, 2014 (All day)
Trinity College Hartford, CT

The Hillel at Trinity College will be hosting a Shrasheret Teal Shabbat to raise awareness about ovarian cancer within the Jewish community. To get involved and for more information please contact, Amy Zylberman at

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!

September 20, 2014
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

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

September 16, 2014
Private Home Boca Raton, FL

Join Sharsheret for a day of cooking, eating, and inspiration featuring new recipes from Rebbetzin Jennifer Gibber. For more information, please contact Briana Schwarz at 954-416-0087 or

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