Past Events

October 4, 2011
New Chabad House
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO

Book your appointment at The maniCURE for Sharsheret hosted by the Chabad of University of Colorado.  Get a great manicure, raise awareness about breast cancer and spread the word.  

October 2, 2011
Congregation Ahawas Achim B’nai Jacob & David
700 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052

Hear from expert health care professionals as they discuss what Jewish women should know about breast cancer prevention, detection, treatment, and genetics.  View the event flyer.  For more information and to register, please call 888.724.7123, Option 4.

September 26, 2011 (All day)
University of Kansas Lawrence, KS

Support the brothers of AEPi as they rock in their Rocking Chair at Wescoe Beach on the University of Kansas campus for 48 hours  to benefit Sharsheret.  For more information, please contact Josh Forman.

September 22, 2011
Pinecrest, , FL

Hear from Dina Roth Port, author of Previvors: Facing the Breast Cancer Gene and Making Life-Changing Decicions, and connect with other members of Sharsheret Supports Coral Gables.  To register for the event or for more information, contact Vicki Hamersmith at

September 20, 2011
Private Home Atlanta, GA

Click here to view the event invitation.

September 18, 2011
Central Park New York, NY

ORDER YOUR TEAM SHARSHERET T-SHIRTS and join thousands of women and men gathering in New York City's Central Park to participate in Susan G. Komen for the Cure's Race for the Cure, a monumental breast cancer fundraising and awareness event. Team Sharsheret will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Race Day on the northeast corner of 74th Street and Central Park West for a Team Sharsheret photo. The Race will begin at 9:00 a.m.

August 7, 2011
New York City, NY

Team Sharsheret’s athletes will be competing in the 2011 Nautica NYC Triathlon on Sunday, August 7th. Cheer on our 11 athletes as they swim in the Hudson River, bike along Manhattan’s West Side Highway, and run through Central Park to the finish line. To read each athlete’s personal story and sponsor their athletic efforts on behalf of Sharsheret, please click on their names below.

Sponsor Our Athletes:
Jonathan Blinken

June 15, 2011
Jewish Family Service of North Jersey
One Pike Drive
Wayne, NJ 07470

Hear from Sharsheret’s expert Genetics Program Coordinator Niecee Singer Schonberger, MS, CGC, and Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as they address your frequently asked questions about hereditary breast cancer and ovarian cancer and its impact on Jewish families. The workshop will address both medical information and psychosocial issues, and will include a Sharsheret Peer Supporter sharing her personal story. Light refreshments will be served. To register for the event or for more information, contact Karen Brand at (973) 595-0111, ext.

June 2, 2011 (All day)
Free National Symposium

Join us for our free national teleconference and webinar, “The Whole Picture: A Holistic Approach to Breast Health and Breast Cancer.” This symposium will focus on integrating holistic interventions into the lives of Jewish women living with or at high risk for breast cancer. Panelists include Oncologist Dr. Mitchell Gaynor, Registered Dietitian Lisa Goldberg, Sharsheret Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky, and Sharsheret Peer Supporter and Healthy Steps Co-Founder Sherry Lebed Davis.

May 24, 2011
JCC of Central NJ
1391 Martine Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Hear from Sharsheret’s Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky and Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Centers Genetic Counselor Sherry Grumet as they discuss the risk of hereditary breast cancer in Jewish families, the psychosocial impact of genetic testing, and follow-up care and support. The workshop will also include breast cancer survivors sharing their stories. To register for the event, please contact Shari Bloomberg at (908) 352-8375 or

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