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

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  • 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.

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

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  • 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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Hollywood, FL
September 2, 2015

New Date

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

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September 17, 2015

Join Sharsheret and our partners, Young Survival Coalition, Breast Cancer Trials, and Cancer Fight Club for a live streamed event with Dr. Don Dizon as he discusses clinical trials, answers your questions and shares insights. Dr. Dizon will open up the Hangout with a brief (20 minute)

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Chicago, IL
October 14, 2015

Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence, Center for Jewish Genetics, in Chicago is hosting an important panel discussion to educate men and women in the Jewish community. Experts, including Sharsheret’s Director of National Outreach, Melissa K. Rosen, will cover strategies for identification

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Get Involved

Please join us at the annual Florida benefit in support of Sharsheret PLAY FOR PINK, DEAL FOR TEAL Casino Night Wednesday, September 2, 2015.

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REGISTER NOW for 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.  Meet Team Sharsheret at 8:00 am in

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Join thousands of other young adults across the country who are leading and participating in meaningful Sharsheret activities. Help us support young Jewish women and families facing breast cancer

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I started my internship at Sharsheret one month ago, without knowing what type of experience I was walking into or the extent of Sharsheret’s reach.  As I was given a tour and introduced to the Sharsheret staff, I noticed right away the unique atmosphere of Sharsheret - everyone was personable   More »

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