• Your
    Jewish
    Community
    Facing
    Breast Cancer
  • Young Jewish women facing breast cancer have unique concerns. Consider Sharsheret your personal gateway to the resources you may need over time.

    Learn how we can help

  • When facing cancer, it makes a world of difference to connect with someone who shares your experience as well as your values and culture.

    Find resources for women at every age

  • You might wonder what comes next for you and your loved one. We can help you navigate your concerns about fertility, intimacy, and facing cancer together.

    Learn how we can help

  • A cancer diagnosis affects the entire family. We offer help for partners, children, parents, and friends.

    Learn how we can help

  • One in 40 Ashkenazi Jews carries a BRCA gene mutation, nearly 10 times the rate of the general population. Working with health care professionals, we help you develop local cancer programs.

    Find resources for you and your patients

  • Breast cancer is not a Jewish woman's issue. It's a Jewish community issue.

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Lawrence, NY
August 10, 2016

Please join the Long Island Sharsheret committee for a gourmet barbeque and siyum in memory of Ceila Vogel a”h. It will be a memorable evening as they raise awareness about Sharsheret in their community. Dinner at 7:00pm; Siyum at 7:

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September 26, 2016

Are you a breast cancer or ovarian cancer survivor? Join us as we help you navigate healthy living as a cancer survivor. The webinar will highlight the importance of nutrition and exercise as well as a focus on bone strength and lymphedema. A Sharsheret peer supporter will share her personal

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New York, NY
October 16, 2016

Join Team Sharsheret and walk with 20,000 other walkers at the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Central Park 5-Mile Walk.  Please note there is no registration fee and fundraising is not required.  To register today, click

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Please join the Long Island Sharsheret committee for a gourmet barbeque and siyum in memory of Ceila Vogel a”h. It will be a memorable evening as they raise awareness about Sharsheret in their community. Dinner at 7:00pm; Siyum at 7:30. $90 Couvert per person by reservation only –

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Sharsheret’s Young Professionals Circle (YPC) is a program for professional young adults between the ages of 21-39. Through YPC, young professionals are empowered to raise community awareness about breast cancer and

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Join communities across the country hosting Sharsheret Teal/Pink Shabbat® education and awareness programs in local synagogues, Jewish centers, and private homes. Want to learn more? Click here

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Four years ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer and two years ago I started my triathlon journey. Having barely any athletic experience, I decided to challenge myself with a humongous goal -- as if completing active treatment wasn’t enough of an accomplishment! For me, the survivor moniker did   More »

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