Past Events

October 27, 2011 (All day)
Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center
775 Talamini Road
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Hear from Sharsheret Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, The Wellness Community Program Director Ellen Levine, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, Genetics Counselor Hetal Vig, MS, MGC, and Cancer Survivor Tova Friedman as they explore the topic: “What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer Genetics?” The evening will feature a panel discussion to raise awareness of breast cancer and ovarian cancer genetics in the Jewish community. Refreshments will be served, dietary laws observed. To register for the event or for more information, contact SSBJCC at 908-725-6994 or JFS at 908-725-7799.

October 27, 2011 (All day)
Cornell University Ithaca, NY

Love shopping?  Join the sisters of AEPhi and Shop for Sharsheret.  A portion of your purchase will supports the free programs and services Sharsheret provides to the women and families facing breast cancer.  For more information, please contact Rebecca Bogatin at

October 27, 2011 (All day)
University of Washington Seattle, WA

Book your appointment at The maniCURE for Sharsheret hosted by AEPhi Sorority.  Raise awareness about breast cancer and spread the word.  For more information and to reserve your appointment time, please contact Emily Rosen at

October 27, 2011 (All day)
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh

Purchase your “I support My Girls” Sports Bra for just $20 (not including shipping) from the sisters of AEPhi at the University of Pittsburgh and a percentage of the proceeds goes to support Sharsheret’s programs and services. The bra comes in all sizes and can be shipped nationwide. For more information and to place your order, please contact Julia Carpey at

October 26, 2011
Free National Symposium

Join us for our free national teleconference and webinar, “Reporting the Research: What’s Real News in Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer.” This symposium will feature a panel of experts who will share and explore the latest research in screening techniques, genetics, fertility options, breast cancer treatment, and ovarian cancer treatment. There will be an opportunity for participants to pose questions to the panelists during the live question and answer session. A transcript and audio taping will be available online after the event at

October 26, 2011
Private Home Chicago, IL

Join us for an evening of inspiration and breast cancer awareness featuring guest speaker Rochelle Shoretz, Sharsheret’s Founder and Executive Director a video presentation highlighting Jewish breast cancer survivors and their families, and a local Sharsheret Peer Supporter shares her personal breast cancer journey. RSVP to by October 23rd.  View the event invitation.

October 26, 2011
501 Green Lane
Union, NJ

Hear from Sharsheret National Director of Programs and Education Jennifer Miller, LCSW, and Trinitas Cancer Center Medical Director Barry S. Levinson, MD, as they explore the topic “Stay in the Pink of Health: Breast Cancer Facts” at a Breast Cancer Awareness Month program sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey.  Kosher dinner will be served.  To register for the event or for more information, contact Sheri Brown at or 908.352.8375.

October 24, 2011
Hunter College New York, NY

Hillel of Hunter College is hosting a Sharsheret Peer Supporter who will share her personal breast cancer story with the students in the Hillel lounge in an effort to raise awareness about breast cancer and breast health.  Learn more about Sharsheret and how you too can get involved.  For more information, please contact Sam Schachter at

October 24, 2011
Moishe House New Orleans New Orleans, LA

Celebrate Sharsheret’s Pink Shabbat at Moishe House New Orleans.  Join them for a fun and meaningful event as they raise awareness about breast cancer in the Russian community.  For more information, and to attend Pink Shabbat, please contact Laura Taishoff at

October 24, 2011 (All day)
Tulane University New Orleans, LA

Celebrate Pink Week at Tulane University with the sisters of AEPhi.  Visit their Pink Bake Sale on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the Student Center.  Shop at the LF Store Trunk Show and get the latest styles on Wednesday and join the sisters of AEPhi and Chabad for a Pink Shabbat on Friday.  For more information, please contact Nicole Schubert at

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