Events

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 8:00pm
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
Taub Campus 411 E. Clinton Avenue
Tenafly, NJ

The family of Rochelle Shoretz and Sharsheret invite you to join us for a Shloshim (30 Days) service in memory of  Rochelle Shoretz A"H, Tuesday, June 30th, 8:00 - 9:00 pm at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, Taub Campus, 411 E. Clinton Avenue, Tenafly, NJ.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Chicago, IL

Join the Chicago Mitzvah Campaign and Sharsheret for a free lecture on “What Every Woman Should Know About Breast Cancer.” Hear from medical oncologist, Dr. Dennis Citrin as he discusses common myths surrounding breast cancer, how to prevent and protect, and signs and symptoms. This event is for women only. The Holiday Inn at 5300 W. Touhy  Avenue, Skokie, IL. For more information, please call 1.866.697.2224.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Free National Webinar

Join us for new information about breast density in young women, BRCA+ and high risk screening options, and monitoring for breast cancer and ovarian cancer survivors. We will be hearing from Dr. Lisa Weinstock, diagnostic radiologist, and Dr. Elizabeth Poynor, gynecologic oncologist, for cancer screening updates every woman needs to know. For more information, please contact Support Program Assistant Shira Kravitz at skravitz@sharsheret.org.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 (All day)
Toledo, OH

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Navigation and Support, Shera Dubitsky, as she educates the staff of Mercy Hospital 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.

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.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
Private Home Lawrence, NY

Join the Long Island Sharsheret Committee for an elegant and memorable evening in support of Sharsheret, as they honor the memory of Sharsheret’s Founder Rochelle Shoretz A”H on July 21, 2015 at 7:00pm. Featured Speaker is Rabbi Yaakov Trump, Assistant Rabbi of Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst: “In Tribute to Sharsheret’s Founder Rochelle Shoretz A”H: A Community’s Triumph Amidst Sorrow”.  For more information and to make a reservation, please visit www.sharsheret.org/libbq.

Sunday, August 2, 2015 (All day)
Orlando, FL

You’ve heard yoga is good for your health, but why? Demystify the ancient practice and separate myth from fact. This class will cover the basic history and practice of yoga. No mats or props are required for participation. Space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Sharsheret Supports partner JFS Orlando at Amanda.benedit@jfsorlando.org or 407-644-7593, x227.

Monday, August 10, 2015 (All day)
Milwaukee, WI

What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Director of Navigation and Support, Shera Dubitsky, as she educates the staff of Sharsheret Supports Partners at the JCC and Jewish Family Services about the unique issues that impact young Jewish women facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, how the they 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.

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 8:00am
Central Park
69th St. & 5th Ave Entrance
New York, NY

Join Team Sharsheret 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 Team Sharsheret, choose “Sign Up” then “Join An Existing Team” and select “Sharsheret Breast Cancer Organization”.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 (All day)
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 25th at 8 pm EDT for our 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.