Events

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Jewish Community Center St. Louis, MO

Happy Holydays from the Sharsheret Supports Networking Group. Please join us on Wednesday, September 16th, 7:00-8:30 PM as we begin the New Year together.  The meeting is for all Jewish women who have experienced ovarian or breast cancer, whether pre-treatment, currently in treatment or post treatment.  We will consider coping strategies for dealing with the pressures of holiday social and family obligations, reflect on our experiences, thoughts and emotions of the past year, and discuss our feelings, hopes and goals regarding the coming year.

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Facebook Hangout

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) presentation on the importance of clinical trials and how young women affected by breast cancer are the trailblazers for future advancements in breast cancer treatment.

Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 10:30pm
Brooklyn, NY

Congregation B’nai Avraham and Sharsheret invite the attendants for your Mikvah to a training on Breast Cancer and the Mikvah. Please join us Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Congregation B’nai Avraham, 117 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201.

This training is free but RSVP required. RSVP to Sarah Eagle at seagle@sharsheret.org or call (201) 833-2341 for more information.

Monday, October 12, 2015 (All day)
University of Houston Houston, TX

The students at the Hillel will be leading a Breast Cancer Awareness Day on campus. Learn more about their efforts to educate students about the importance of breast cancer awareness and to find out about your family cancer history. Stop by their table in the student union and purchase a pink hair extension to show your support! For more information please contact Zoe Goldberg at zgoldberg@houstonhillel.org.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 6:00pm
Chicago, IL

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 of high risk families and options for interventions, including screening and preventative surgery. The five panelists represent  the fields of medical oncology, surgery, gynecologic oncology and advocacy. The keynote address will be presented by Susan Domchek of the Basser Center for BRCA.

Friday, October 16, 2015 (All day) - Saturday, October 17, 2015 (All day)
Denver, CO

Join Sharsheret Supports™ JEWISHcolorado for their second annual Community-wide Pink Shabbat® to raise awareness about breast cancer in the Jewish community.  Sharsheret Supports™ JEWISHcolorado creates and enhances culturally-relevant local breast cancer programs, support services, resources, and events.  For more information and to get involved, click here (link to image below) or contact sharsheretsupports@JEWISHcolorado.org.

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
1980’S UCLA Alpha Epsilon Phi Sisters Beverly Hills, CA

Join the 1980’S UCLA Alpha Epsilon Phi Sisters for a Phi Pink Party Reunion to celebrate friendships, old and new, enjoy great drinks and delicious appetizers at Porta Via REsturant in Beverly Hills. Couvert is $36 http://tinyurl.com/PayPal4AEPhiReunion and reservations must be made  by October 12th. Proceeds from the event will benefit Sharsheret, AEPhi’s national philanthropy. To make a donation, click here. LML,Your “Phi Pink Party Reunion!” Planning Sisters: Dana Levin Shrager, Jennifer Berton Handler, Leslie Brown Schultz-Shiffman, Lori Abramow Freson, Sharon Elbaum Riche

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, October 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Bloomingdale’s The Shops at Riverside Hackensack, NJ

You’re invited to Shopping Works Wonders, a shopping benefit at Bloomingdale’s The Shops at Riverside that offers you the latest fashions as well as support of Sharsheret. It’s a fashion-packed event for a wonderful cause.

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Orlando, FL

Join JFS Orlando for a fun, interactive session exploring practical holistic methods to reduce stress and support wellness. No prior experience needed. Appropriate for all fitness levels. Please wear comfortable clothes and brig a towel. 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.