Events

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
On Your Campus!

Lead or join a Sharsheret Pink Day initiative at your school and on social media with hundreds of students nationwide!
Help raise awareness about breast cancer and Sharsheret’s vital programs. Take this opportunity to educate your peers, students, and friends that Ashkenazi Jews are at 10x greater risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Invite all your friends to join our Facebook event today!

NEW FOR 2016!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
Furman University Greenville, SC

Greenville Jewish Federation in collaboration with Hillel and the Biology Department at Furman University will show the film Decoding Annie Parker staring Helen Hunt. The evening will focus on cancer genetics and highlight Sharsheret and its role in the Jewish community. Following the film there will be  q. and a. with a distinguished panel of professors educated in genetics. For more information please contact, Marlene Hutcher at  919-271-1833.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
University of Central Florida Orlando, FL

The sisters of AEPhi will be raising awareness about breast cancer in the student union on Sharsheret Pink Day. Stop by their table to learn more about Sharsheret and the importance of learning your family cancer history.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
HAFTR High School Woodmere, NY

The students at HAFTR High School will be leading a fun filled Sharsheret Pink Day to raise awareness about breast cancer and Sharsheret. Students can buy custom made shirts, and participate in a Chinese auction with prizes from local stores. For more information, contact the Chesed Club at chesedclub@haftr.org.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
Temple University Philadelphia, PA

Check out the Sharsheret Pink Day events at Temple University led by the sisters of AEPhi. Find them in the middle of campus near the bell tower where there will be a bake sale, photo booth and giveaways. Support their efforts and join our Facebook Sharsheret Pink Day event page. For more information, please contact Ali Pakradooni at alipakradooni96@gmail.com.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 (All day)
SKA Hewlett, NY

Students at SKA High School For Girls is leading their annual Sharsheret Pink Day event starting with a maniCURE for Sharsheret fundraiser followed by a guest speaker. The day will be filled with lots of pink and efforts to raise awareness. For more information, please contact Sharsheret at info@sharsheret.org.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 11:00am
Private Home Lawrence, NY

Grab your yoga mat and join us for the second annual Long Island Food and Fitness Event for Sharsheret Pink Day. Susan Alon will lead a yoga class followed by a healthy Central Perk buffet. $36 per person.  For more information and to register visit www.sharsheret.org/liyoga.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
The Graf Center, Englewood Hospital Englewood, NJ

Join Sharsheret and the Jewish Federation of Northern NJ’s Volunteer Center and Women’s Philanthropy for an event of THINKing PINK! Enjoy stressbusting yoga, aromatherapy and chair massage. Learn from a panel of health and wellness professionals including Sharsheret Director of National Outreach, Melissa K. Rosen. Sample healthy smoothies and power bars and take home great ideas for volunteering in the new year. The evening will be held at the Graf Center for Integrative Medicine at Englewood Hospital. 350 Engle St., 5th floor. $36 per person. Space is limited.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 (All day)
SUNY Oswego Oswego, NY

The sisters of AEPhi at SUNY Oswego will host their first Bra Pong and breast cancer awareness event in support of Sharsheret. Join them and support their efforts. For more information and to get involved contact AEPhi’s Philanthropy Chair at phinuphilanthropy@gmail.com.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Orlando, FL

Join Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence, JFS Orlando, and Cardiovascular Specialist, Polly Keller, for a fun, interactive session where we explore ways to nourish your heart and soul. Join Polly in a gentle heart healthy yoga practice, learn easy to prepare heart healthy meals and 3 easy to implement heart nourishing mind-body tools. Leave feeling nourished with a heart healthy cup of tea! No prior knowledge required! All levels invited. Chairs available. Yoga attire required.