Events

Friday, December 9, 2016 (All day) - Saturday, December 10, 2016 (All day)
Orangetown Jewish Center
8 Independence Ave
Orangetown, NY

Orangetown Jewish Center will be hosting a Sharsheret Pink Shabbat on December 9th and 10th.  Melissa K. Rosen, Sharsheret’s Director of National Outreach, will speak between dinner and dessert on Friday evening, to discuss supporting family/friends facing a diagnosis and share information about how Sharsheret can help. $20 per person for temple members and $25 per person for non-temple members.  Join us again, after Kiddush on Shabbat morning to hear Melissa speak once more.

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 8:00pm
Temple Emeth Teaneck, NJ

Enjoy a Chanukah concert to benefit Sharsheret, featuring Cantor Ellen Tilem singing in Hebrew, Yiddish and Cantorial Music with special guest jazz and soul singer Becca ‘Beccs’ Gastfriend. This concert is free and open to the public. Attendees will also have the opportunity to learn about Sharsheret’s services for women and their families of all Jewish backgrounds, who are high risk or facing breast or ovarian cancer. For more information, please contact Temple Emeth at (201) 833-1322. 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 10:00am
Congregation Torah Ohr Boca Raton, FL

Join Congregation Torah Ohr for a community walk supporting young Jewish women and families facing breast cancer. For more information, contact the synagogue at 561.479.4049.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 8:00pm
Free National Webinar

New studies and emerging research recommend population wide BRCA genetic screening for Jews of Ashkenazi descent.  What does this mean for you?  Join us on December 20th, at 8:00 pm EST/5:00 pm PST as we hear from experts in the field as we explore the physical, emotional, and financial considerations of expanded genetic testing, including prophylactic surgery, reconstruction, fertility, emotional, and insurance concerns. A Sharsheret peer supporter will share her personal story and a live question and answer session will follow the presentation.

Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 8:00pm - Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:00pm

LuLaRoe consultants Orlee Krass, Benay Josselson, and Michele Cohen have teamed up with Sharsheret to present “LuLaRoe for Life,” a 24 hour fundraiser benefiting Sharsheret. To participate, shop LuLaRoe clothing between 8pm on Sunday, January 15 and 8pm on Monday, January 16.  10% of all proceeds from the LuLaRoe for Life fundraiser will be donated to Sharsheret; LuLaRoe will match the consultants’ donations in accordance with its guidelines.

Sunday, February 19, 2017 (All day)
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Team Sharsheret is an official charity partner of the 2017 Publix A1A Fort Lauderdale Half-Marathon on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Our athletes will compete in a 13.1 mile race beginning in downtown Fort Lauderdale at the Museum of Discovery & Science and finishing in South Beach Park. To apply for a slot in this race, email athletes@sharsheret.org. For more information, please visit our Team page.