Events

Sunday, May 10, 2015 (All day)
Jack M. Barrack Bryn Mawr, PA

Join the students at Barrack High School for their Annual Mother’s Day Tea in support of Sharsheret.  Learn more about Sharsheret’s outreach to the Jewish community.  For more information, please contact Rebecca Trajtenberg at rtrajtenberg@jbha.org.

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 10:00am
Cherry Hill, NJ

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Navigation and Support Services, Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as she educates 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 National Outreach Melissa Rosen at mrosen@sharsheret.org or 866.474.2774.

Friday, May 15, 2015 (All day)
Chicago, IL

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Navigation and Support Services, Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as she educates staff members 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 National Outreach Melissa Rosen at mrosen@sharsheret.org or 866.474.2774.

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Mittleman JCC
6651 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, OR

Join our newest Sharsheret Supports partner, the Mittleman JCC of Portland, for an educational evening focused on BRCA genetics and their impact on the Jewish community. Panelists will share their personal stories about how BRCA mutations affected their lives, and clinical geneticist Dr. Dana Simpson will present the facts, answer questions, and clear up common misconceptions. Call 503.244.0111 for more information.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
Baltimore, MD

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of National Outreach, Melissa Rosen, MA, as she educates 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 National Outreach Melissa Rosen at mrosen@sharsheret.org or 866.474.2774.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
St. Louis JCC St. Louis, MO

Please join Nishmah at the St. Louis JCC for a friendship group which offers support to women in the St. Louis Jewish community who have been diagnosed with breast cancer or ovarian cancer and are anywhere along their treatment path – before, during, or post treatment.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
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 Wednesday, May 20th at 8 pm EST for our new 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.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
Lavan Catering and Events (Formerly SOHO)
3861 Stirling Road
Hollywood, FL

Please join us for an evening of excitement and entertainment as we celebrate our Florida Regional Office and recognize our Community Advocates. For more information or to reserve your seat, contact info@sharsheret.org or 866.474.2774.

Kosher dietary laws observed.

Sunday, July 19, 2015 (All day)
New York, NY

Team Sharsheret is an official charity partner of the 2015 Panasonic NYC Triathlon on Sunday, July 19, 2015. Our individual and relay team athletes will swim in the Hudson River, bike along Manhattan’s West Side Highway, and run through Central Park to the finish line. Individual and relay slots are available. To apply for a covet slot in this race e-mail athletes@sharsheret.org.  For more information, please visit our Team page.