Past Events

May 26, 2016
Free Partner Training

In coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Sharsheret has planned a comprehensive, half-day in-service training for our Sharsheret Supports partners and those organizations interested in partnering. The training will be held twice for the convenience of participants, and will focus on increasing support for young breast cancer survivors and their caregivers in local communities. The training includes new content and multiple teaching modalities.


Tuesday, May 17th, 7:30 am PDT at the National AJFCA conference in San Diego, CA

May 23, 2016
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 Monday, May 23rd 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.

May 22, 2016
Private Home Miami Beach, FL

Hear from Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, Director of Navigation and Support Services at Sharsheret, as she educates women from the frum community of Miami Beach about the unique issues that impact young Jewish women facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, how they can help, and how Sharsheret can help. To bring an educational event to your home or for more information, contact Florida Regional Director, Briana Schwarz at bschwarz@sharsheret.org or 954.416.0087.

May 20, 2016
Office of Dr. Aviva Preminger New York, NY

Join us in support of mothers everywhere for Bagels and Botox at the office of Dr. Aviva Preminger 969 Park Avenue, Suite 1E. Treat yourself while raising funds for breast cancer. Buy one area of Botox & get a second area for free. A portion of the proceeds will go to support Sharsheret.

May 18, 2016
Yeshiva High School Boca Raton, FL

Yeshiva High School will partner with Sharsheret to introduce students to Sharsheret’s programs and services. Sharsheret will educate them on the importance of learning their family cancer history and discuss ways for them to raise awareness about breast cancer and ovarian cancer when they are in college. For more information, please contact Lysee Stein at mlys@yeshivahs.org. 

May 17, 2016
Free Partner Training

In coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Sharsheret has planned a comprehensive, half-day in-service training for our Sharsheret Supports partners and those organizations interested in partnering. The training will be held twice for the convenience of participants, and will focus on increasing support for young breast cancer survivors and their caregivers in local communities. The training includes new content and multiple teaching modalities.


Tuesday, May 17th, 7:30 am PDT at the National AJFCA conference in San Diego, CA

May 15, 2016
Teaneck Marriott Glenpointe Teaneck, NJ

On Sunday, May 15, 2016, Sharsheret will welcome 600 guests to our Annual Benefit, at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe honoring the women and men, family members, and friends who have touched the lives of breast cancer survivors.  Join us as Sharsheret recognizes the incredible contributions of Guest of Honor Dana Post Adler (Tenafly, NJ), Lisa Altman Volunteer Tribute Award Recipient  Deborah Leipzig (NYC) and Elana Rosman of West Hempstead, NY who will be recognized for her Young Leadership.

May 12, 2016
Weston, MA

On Thursday, May 12, 2016, Sharsheret will host an informational parlor meeting in Weston, MA, providing participants the opportunity to discover simple ways to take charge of your health and how Sharsheret can help. Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeurves, learning and wonderful company. 6:00 p.m. For more information about this event, please contact Sarah Eagle at seagle@sharsheret.org.

May 10, 2016
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence, the Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, at their monthly friendship gatherings for frum women who are in treatment or have been in treatment for cancer.

Confidential meetings are free of charge. Come hear interesting guest speakers and meet others “who understand,” while enjoying a light, healthy snack.

Please join us at our next gathering:
Tuesday, May 10th, from 11:00am-12:30pm
Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11219

May 8, 2016
Congregation Bnai Yeshurun
641 West Englewood Avenue
Teaneck, NJ 07666

To celebrate Mother's Day each year, sisters Aviva Segal and Tova Weinstock sell floral bouquets in memory of their mother, Hindy Weinstock. Assorted floral bouquets are $20 and the order deadline is Thursday, May 5th. All proceeds benefit Sharsheret. For more information, please contact: Aviva Segal, 201-446-7304 or asegal85@gmail.com or Tova Weinstock, 201-446-7422 or tova.weinstock@gmail.com. To place your order and make a donation click here.

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