Rochelle L. Shoretz, Esq., is the founder and Executive Director of Sharsheret, a national organization supporting young Jewish women facing breast cancer (www.sharsheret.org). She serves on the Federal Advisory Committee on Breast Cancer in Young Women under the auspices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
As part of our month-long series dedicated to Women, Work & Money, Rochelle Shoretz tells us how she went about founding Sharsheret, an organization for Jewish women facing breast…cancer. I decided to study law because I thought it would open doors. I was a second year college student in New York City, spending most of my time thinking about those doors--worrying about what was behind each and what I would forego when I had to choose just one. And so I simply wouldn't… >> Read More