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Sisters Network Essex County

Sisters Network Essex County We are committed to increasing local and national attention to the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African American community.

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) is one of 33 affiliate chapters of Sisters Network Inc., the only national African American breast cancer survivorship organization in the United States, supported by survivor-run chapters. The purpose of our organization is to save lives and provide a broader scope of knowledge that addresses the breast cancer survivorship crisis affecting African American women around the country and in our immediate communities.

Operating as usual

01/17/2023

"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Women Moving Forward!Come out for the First Citywide Women's Meeting for 2023!Hosted by Council President LaMonica McIve...
01/17/2023

Women Moving Forward!
Come out for the First Citywide Women's Meeting for 2023!
Hosted by Council President LaMonica McIver and Councilwoman At-Large Louise Scott-Rountree
Friday, February 3, 2023, at 6PM
Newark City Hall, Municipal Chambers (920 Broad Street, Newark)
"It has been written that women uphold half the world...If you educate a woman, you educate and liberate a Nation."

Fast, Safe & Inexpensive Internet access is important -- In today's world of tele-med/zoom visits, accessing medical rec...
01/17/2023

Fast, Safe & Inexpensive Internet access is important -- In today's world of tele-med/zoom visits, accessing medical records in patient portals, maintaining contact with friends and family and so much more. If you reside in Essex County, click the blue link below and take the test to benefit your community.

Fast, reliable and affordable internet is not a luxury but a necessity. Newark's Broadband Survey is Live! As we work to bring low-cost or free broadband to Newark, we need all Newarkers to fill it out.

Visit bit.ly/NewarkInternetForAll

Sunday Blessings
01/15/2023

Sunday Blessings

01/14/2023

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Sisters Network Inc. (SNI) forms a strategic partnership with For the Breast of Us (FTBOU)!

“Sisters Network® Inc. is proud to form a strategic partnership with For the Breast of Us (FTBOU). We recognize the important impact that FTBOU has been making engaging young survivors of color and we look forward to collaborating on outreach efforts and supporting our respective organizations' programming,” said Karen E. Jackson, Founder/CEO, Sisters Network® Inc.

“We are thrilled to be working with SNI, an organization that has trailblazed the path for many of us in the breast cancer community,” said Marissa Thomas, Co-Founder/CEO, For the Breast of Us. “As FTBOU continues to grow, we find ourselves partnering with organizations like Sisters Network Inc. (SNI) to create a space and provide tools for women impacted with breast cancer. Working with SNI will help increase these efforts as we move from awareness to action.”













Lifting in prayer SNEC President Cathy Cooper and Members Karen, Diane, Gretchen, Monica, Ordeen, Natalie, Del Marie and...
01/09/2023

Lifting in prayer SNEC President Cathy Cooper and Members Karen, Diane, Gretchen, Monica, Ordeen, Natalie, Del Marie and Yolette. To help you heal and return to good health, we send love, support and hugs.

Sisters Network® Inc. 13th Annual Stop the Silence 5K Walk/RunSaturday, April 29, 2023, LOCATION: Lynn Eusan Park, 4400 ...
01/07/2023

Sisters Network® Inc. 13th Annual Stop the Silence 5K Walk/Run
Saturday, April 29, 2023, LOCATION: Lynn Eusan Park, 4400 Calhoun Drive, Houston, TX US 77004.
Individual Registration: $35.00 / Team: $350.00 prices increase January 8th at midnight CST. To register, request more information, or if you have questions, please click this link: https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/Houston/StoptheSilenceWalk?rsus=100-203-49d738b3-8240-46

Self-Care Sunday:  Love Your Bones, Sunday, January 8th, 2023 @ 3pm EST on Facebook.com/BlackDoctor.orgHow much do you k...
01/06/2023

Self-Care Sunday: Love Your Bones, Sunday, January 8th, 2023 @ 3pm EST on Facebook.com/BlackDoctor.org
How much do you know about bone health? Are you at risk or already have osteostenosis or osteoporosis? Have questions about prevention or treatment-- join the ZOOM and get some answers.

Live For Today ... Happy Friday
01/05/2023

Live For Today ... Happy Friday

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) will host its monthly Support Group Meeting in-person on Monday, January 9th, at 6:3...
01/05/2023

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) will host its monthly Support Group Meeting in-person on Monday, January 9th, at 6:30 pm. We meet at the Society Hill Clubhouse, 1 Cornerstone Lane, Newark, NJ 07103. Below we share pictures from our December 2022 Support Group Meeting. Everyone is welcome; refreshments will be served. Free onsite parking. If you or someone you know (especially those impacted by cancer) needs support, please feel free to stop by. For more information, call 201-259-0141 or email [email protected].

Happy, Happy Birthday to SNEC Members Dana 1/10 and Valnice 1/27.  We wish you and all others celebrating a January Birt...
01/04/2023

Happy, Happy Birthday to SNEC Members Dana 1/10 and Valnice 1/27. We wish you and all others celebrating a January Birth many Healthy and Happy Returns! 🙏🍨🎂🎗🎼

And just like that we welcome January 2023!January Awareness Includes, but is not limited to:Cervical Cancer Awareness M...
01/04/2023

And just like that we welcome January 2023!
January Awareness Includes, but is not limited to:
Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Glaucoma Awareness Month
Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month
Weight Loss Awareness Month
National Mentoring Month
Global Family Day, January 1st
National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, January 11th

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) wishes to thank Ms. Saleemah Staten, owner of NJ Hair Studio & Spa for hosting a Hol...
01/04/2023

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) wishes to thank Ms. Saleemah Staten, owner of NJ Hair Studio & Spa for hosting a Holiday Paint and Sip Fundraiser at her salon in Union Township, NJ. The fun event was attended by SNEC members, survivors and supporters on December 18th, 2022. SNEC thanks you Saleemah for your generous support!

Happy New Year!May 2023 Bring Love to Your Heart. Health to Your Body. Peace, Joy and Blessings to Your Home!
12/30/2022

Happy New Year!
May 2023 Bring Love to Your Heart. Health to Your Body. Peace, Joy and Blessings to Your Home!

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) returned to Norman Towers to promote more Breast Cancer Awareness with the East Oran...
12/29/2022

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) returned to Norman Towers to promote more Breast Cancer Awareness with the East Orange Fire Department in December 2022. Thank you, Members Glenda, Judy, Gail and Yolette for representing SNEC at this fun Christmas event. And thank you to our hostess Felicia for again inviting SNEC to continue sharing breast cancer awareness. Please note new SNEC phone number: 201-259-0141. Thank You!

Ready for 2022's last Monday and the New Year on the Horizon!
12/26/2022

Ready for 2022's last Monday and the New Year on the Horizon!

More Holiday Cheer ... Those Pink Ribbons Are Everything!
12/23/2022

More Holiday Cheer ... Those Pink Ribbons Are Everything!

Enjoy your Holiday Season!

12/21/2022
Newark City Parks Foundation to unveil a holiday lighting installation at Military Park this week and celebrate with "Co...
12/20/2022

Newark City Parks Foundation to unveil a holiday lighting installation at Military Park this week and celebrate with "Cocoa and Carols" hosted by Daryl Stewart at The Yard this Friday, 6-8pm. Stop By!

The National Headquarters of Sisters Network Inc. and our Affiliate Chapters wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Joy...
12/20/2022

The National Headquarters of Sisters Network Inc. and our Affiliate Chapters wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Joyous Holiday Season with your Family and Friends! Happy New Year Too!

Join TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance this week on The Doctor Is In, to talk to the amazing Superstar, Singer, Ac...
12/20/2022

Join TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance this week on The Doctor Is In, to talk to the amazing Superstar, Singer, Actress, Artist Victoria Ekanoye! This beautiful and talented breast cancer and sickle cell anemia warrior is a force to be reckoned with. Following her breast cancer diagnosis at age 39 while breast feeding her 6 month old son, she has become an international advocate. She serves as a Celebrity Patron for Prevent Breast Cancer alongside her mom, and is a Patron for Sickle Cell Care Manchester in the UK.

Need Food for the Holidays ...
12/20/2022

Need Food for the Holidays ...

Vaccinations Still Available!
12/20/2022

Vaccinations Still Available!

COVID-19 VACCINATION Provided by Saint James Health

• MON, DEC 19TH, 8AM-6PM
SAINT JAMES HEALTH, 228 LAFAYETTE STREET AT THE TESTING POD ON JEFFERSON ST

•TUE, DEC 20TH, 9AM-6PM
EAST SIDE HIGH SCHOOL, NEW VAN BUREN STREET ENTRANCE - AUDITORIUM

SNEC has many Queens who keep our organization functioning no matter the trials, tribulations or personal challenges! Th...
12/17/2022

SNEC has many Queens who keep our organization functioning no matter the trials, tribulations or personal challenges! Thank You!

Happy Friday ... Let's Celebrate All Day!
12/15/2022

Happy Friday ... Let's Celebrate All Day!

Holiday Celebrations!
12/12/2022

Holiday Celebrations!

Join the City of Newark, NJ - City Hall TOMORROW, for its 37th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! 🎄

Details:
•Tuesday, December 13th
•5:00PM
•Newark City Hall First Floor Rotunda
920 Broad Street, Newark, NJ.

*Featuring the Newark Boys Chorus and Guest Psalmist Corey Fulmore! 🎶

📰 City of Newark, NJ

And A Happy Self Care Saturday!
12/10/2022

And A Happy Self Care Saturday!

Just a reminder!

More From Hunterdon Hills Holiday Luncheon and Festivities ....Thank you to Member Reverend Theresa for sharing all the ...
12/08/2022

More From Hunterdon Hills Holiday Luncheon and Festivities ....
Thank you to Member Reverend Theresa for sharing all the wonderful pictures.

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) celebrated the Holidays at the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, Monday, December 5th in Ha...
12/08/2022

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) celebrated the Holidays at the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, Monday, December 5th in Hampton, NJ. Members and guests enjoyed a delicious lunch followed by a live Holiday Presentation of Song and Dance. We thank Member Dorothy D for single-handedly coordinating this Fun Holliday Outing!

Get Well Wishes & Blessings ...It's the holiday season and although it is a happy time of year; it can be difficult for ...
12/08/2022

Get Well Wishes & Blessings ...
It's the holiday season and although it is a happy time of year; it can be difficult for those suffering illnesses and other challenges. So, we lift in prayer SNEC President Cathy Cooper, Secretary Diane, Members Karen, Gretchen, Monica, Ordeen, Natalie, Del Marie, Yolette and all others in need.
The POWER of PRAYER CHANGES ALL!

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) will host its monthly Support Group Meeting in-person Monday, December 12th, 2022, a...
12/08/2022

Sisters Network Essex County (SNEC) will host its monthly Support Group Meeting in-person Monday, December 12th, 2022, at 6:30 pm in the Society Hill Clubhouse at 1 Cornerstone Lane, Newark, NJ 07103. Everyone is welcome; refreshments will be served. Free onsite parking. If you or someone you know (especially those impacted by cancer) needs support, please feel free to stop by. Call 201-259-0141 or email [email protected] for more information.

Holiday Paint & Sip – “Painted in Pink” Party, Sunday, December 18, 2022, from 3 PM to 6 PM.  Event is presented by NJ H...
12/08/2022

Holiday Paint & Sip – “Painted in Pink” Party, Sunday, December 18, 2022, from 3 PM to 6 PM. Event is presented by NJ Hair Studio & Spa to benefit Sisters Network, Essex County. There will be gifts, raffles and refreshments. For More Information Call 908-686-1111. SNEC Members attend this event at no charge.

If you or someone you know is experiencing a food shortage or needs groceries for the holidays, join this giveaway.Siste...
12/08/2022

If you or someone you know is experiencing a food shortage or needs groceries for the holidays, join this giveaway.
Sisters Network Essex County has also donated food for 5 families to St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church, as part of the Annual DOT Hill Holiday Basket Giveaway for their “Let the Spirit of Christmas Missions Enter Every Heart” on Saturday, December 10th. For more information, contact St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church.

Holiday Cheer and Community Generosity ...
12/06/2022

Holiday Cheer and Community Generosity ...

A Winter Wonderland is coming to the south ward on Monday, December 12, 2022 from 5pm to 9pm! ❄️

This highly anticipated festival will occupy Bergen Street (between Custer Avenue and Scheerer Avenue) and will include activities such as a tree lighting, crafts, food, live entertainment and more! 🎄

Councilman Council will be giving out 1,000 toys during this holiday event. In addition to the toy giveaway, South Ward Promise Neighborhood will be giving away coats to residents. 🧥

Please feel free to reach out to the South Ward Councilman’s office for more information at 973-733-3753/3754. ☃️

Self-Care Saturday: Join Dr. Bey and his Medical Team via a ZOOM Session, if you have questions and want answers.  Satur...
12/04/2022

Self-Care Saturday: Join Dr. Bey and his Medical Team via a ZOOM Session, if you have questions and want answers. Saturday, December 10th @ 1 pm

Happy, Happy Birthday to SNEC Members Dorothy L Public Relations (12/1), Denise (12/5), Natalie (12/18) and Wykita (12/2...
12/02/2022

Happy, Happy Birthday to SNEC Members Dorothy L Public Relations (12/1), Denise (12/5), Natalie (12/18) and Wykita (12/29). And to all who Celebrate a December Birth -- Many Healthy, Happy Returns. Peace and Blessings! 🎀🌷⛄️🎂🍨

December AwarenessWorld Aids Day - December 1st
12/02/2022

December Awareness
World Aids Day - December 1st

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Post Office Box 1992
Newark, NJ
07101

General information

SNEC meets the 2nd Monday of each month (except for August) to support breast cancer and other survivors. The group meets from 6 to 8 pm at the Society Hill Clubhouse which is located at 1 Cornerstone Lane, Newark, New Jersey 07103. Refreshments are served and there is free onsite parking,

Opening Hours

Monday 6pm - 9pm

Telephone

+12012590141

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SISTERS NETWORK ESSEX COUNTY
BREAST CANCER VIRTUAL WALK
* OCT 9, 2021*
In the middle of this global crisis, if someone is willing to find peace in yoga while at home, our research study might be interesting to you.
For this study, we are looking for breast cancer survivors anywhere in the US willing to do a brief study with a mobile yoga application in their own homes. Participants of our study will get one-month free subscription to our selected yoga app. Please check the website for details and share it as much as possible. Thank you very much for considering it!
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