Past Events

June 10, 2014
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization for a discussion, “Strengthen Your Emotional Muscles”,  led by Sharsheret’s Director of Clinical Support Shera Dubitsky, 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.

June 10, 2014 (All day)
Free National Teleconference

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 Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 8:30-9:30 p.m. (EST), for our free Link Training Teleconference.  For more information, please contact Director of Clinical Programs Adina Fleischmann at

To register, click here.

May 21, 2014
Whole Foods Market
1989 Aloma Avenue
Winter Park, FL

Join Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence JFS Orlando for “Plants Do Taste Good!”, part of JFS’ health and wellness cancer services.  Loris Dorotiak, Health Eating Specialist, Whole Foods Market and Dawn Napoli, RD, Outpatient Oncology Dietitian, UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health, will share information about the healthful benefits of plant foods and tips and tricks to build a strong plant plate.  For more information and to RSVP, contact Marni Chepenik at or 407.644.7593.

May 14, 2014
IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum Dania Beach, FL

Sharsheret will celebrate the First Anniversary of the opening of our Florida Regional Office honoring the women and men, family members, and friends who have touched the lives of breast cancer survivors. Please join us for an evening of appreciation as we recognize our Sharsheret Community Advocates. For more information or to reserve your seat, contact
Kosher dietary laws observed.

May 10, 2014
InterContinental Miami
100 Chopin Plaza
Miami, FL

Join Sharsheret for a day of education, encouragement, and empowerment for anyone concerned about breast cancer. For more information, visit

May 9, 2014 (All day)
Birmingham, AL

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Clinical Support, Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as she educates Princeton Baptist Medical Center staff 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, contact Director of Clinical Programs Adina Fleischmann at or 866.474.2774.

May 7, 2014
Free National Teleconference

Join Sharsheret for a free national teleconference featuring Dr. Ann Partridge, Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Founder and Director of the Program for Young Women with Breast Cancer, and Dr. Helen L. Coons, President and Clinical Director of Women's Mental Health Associates. The teleconference will address the long term impacts of breast cancer treatment. Specific topics will include fear of recurrence, "Chemobrain", lymphedema, and bone health. A question and answer session will follow the formal program.

May 4, 2014
Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe Teaneck Teaneck, NJ

On Sunday, May 4, 2014, Sharsheret will welcome 600 guests to our 12th Anniversary 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 Blair Muss (NYC) and Lisa Altman Volunteer Tribute Award recipient  Batya Paul (Teaneck, NJ).

April 30, 2014
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

The sisters of Alpha Epsilon Phi Sorority are putting the men of Phi Kappa Sigma Fraternity to work to bring you a night of pampering, relaxing, and fun!  Get your nails done by some of the most capable men on campus!  Just $6, or $5 by signing up for an appointment here: There will be information about Sharsheret and the importance of raising awareness about breast cancer within the campus community.  All proceeds benefit Sharsharet.

April 30, 2014 (All day)
Arizona State University Tempe, AZ

Join the Hillel as ASU for Nashim Girls Night.   There will be a lively discussion about the Torah’s view on women and their physical appearance as well as information about Sharsheret and the importance of raising awareness about breast cancer within the campus community.   While you are there make sure you get your free manicure and pedicure by the “Nails By Males” Salon.  RSVP today to the Hillel at ASU.

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