cancer thrivers
The mission of the Cancer Thrivers Network for Jewish Women is to enrich and empower Jewish women through activities, friendship, resources, education and humor. The Network welcomes women who have been diagnosed with any kind of cancer at any time in their lives.
“Thrivers” is a word describing the celebration of life!

Check out what the Thrivers’ are doing! We hope you will join us for some fun, laughter and camaraderie! Come Thrive with us!

Knitting with the Thrivers – 1:00-2:30 p.m. in conference room 201

Monday, February16; March 16; April 20; May 18; June 15, 2015 at the Jewish Community Center, West Bloomfield.
(Knitting group meets the third Monday of each month)
The Thrivers continue to make blankets for chemo patients. If you like to knit, please join us!

Heal Us Now

A Service of Healing and Renewal Co-sponsored by Congregation Shaarey Zedek and the Cancer Thrivers Network for Jewish Women

Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 4 p.m.

Congregation Shaarey Zedek Rabbi Aaron Starr, Hazzan David Propis and Assistant Cantor Leonard Gutman will gently guide and uplift the spirits through prayer and music. For more information, please contact the synagogue office at 248.357.5544.
Co-chairs: Linda Cohen, Karen Katz, Sandy Schwartz


By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

A powerful, tender story of race and identity

Monday, March 23, 2015 at 1 p.m.
Jewish Community Center – West Bloomfield
Conference Room 204
RSVP: Anita Devine 248.642.6350 or
(Please feel free to bring a kosher meal to enjoy while we discuss the book)

How about a gift that keeps on giving!

With the English Gardens Fantastic Flower Fundraiser your gift will give each recipient flowers for a year for only $35! Also, you will be supporting the JCC’s Cancer Thrivers Network at the same time! Please see the below flyer for details and let me know if you have any questions. For further information for the above programs please contact Tracy Agranove, 248.432.5467 or
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