Sharsheret on Campus

Bring Sharsheret to your campus. Raise awareness about breast cancer and ovarian cancer, and your increased risk for hereditary cancers. Lead an outreach event, organize a health awareness event or fundraising event. Remember to order our great educational resources and giveaways for your friends! Questions, email Ellen Kleinhaus, Director of Campus and Community Engagement.

The Beatrice Milberg Campus Program was made possible with support from Sherry and Neil Cohen.

Sharsheret on Campus


Check out our Program Ideas and Resources

Ideas:

Sharsheret Club On Your Campus
Start a Sharsheret Club on your campus! Create a Sharsheret e-board, develop leadership skills, learn to educate peers about the importance of knowing one’s family cancer history, and spread the word about Sharsheret on campus.

Sharsheret Pink Day – February 7, 2018
Raise awareness at school and encourage the entire student body to wear something pink to show their support!

Have The Talk®
Lead a Have The Talk® cancer genetics initiative and then continue the conversation with Have The Talk 2.0. Have The Talk with your parents to learn your cancer history and understand what you should be asking your doctor.

Sharsheret Teal/Pink Shabbat® and Pink Challah Bake®
Arrange a Sharsheret Teal/Pink Shabbat® and Pink Challah Bake®. We will provide the pink challah recipe and educational materials!

Sharsheret Cake Wars
Coordinate a Sharsheret Cake Wars competition.

Ribbons on the Runway Fashion Show
Host a fashion show and get the community involved. Have a Sharsheret volunteer share their story.

Sports Tournaments
Encourage your friends to participate in competitive events – 3 on 3 basketball tournament or Saving Second Base – on campus and wear pink gear in support of Sharsheret.

Health and Education Fairs
Participate in Health and Education Fairs on campus to educate your peers.

Letter Writing Campaign – XOXO AEPhi
Lead an email letter-writing campaign to friends, family, and alumni. We’ll help you design a personalized donation page to spread the word about Sharsheret and support our national programs.

Campus Trunk Show and Sales
Organize a Campus Sale and have a % of the proceeds benefit Sharsheret. Ex. Bake sale, Jewelerry trunk show, grilled cheese midnight midterm snacks sale, etc.

The maniCURE for Sharsheret
Create your own nail salon event on campus.

Race With Us: Team Sharsheret Athletic Events
Whether you are an athlete or just want to race for the cause, join Team Sharsheret. We offer slots in marathons, triathlons, and races across the country and online training! You can also create Team Sharsheret on campus in the race or walk of your choice.