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monthly WOrkshops

Thrivacious connects women touched by cancer in order to build community and inspire healing.

Workshops take place across Israel

and occur at least once a month. 

View our upcoming workshops and events here.


Workshops touch on topics such as art therapy, sexuality and body image, healthy cooking, breath work, and much more.  



View some of our past events below.

Past Workshops + Events

DanceStory Expressive Movement

November 27, 2019

On Nov 28, we brought stories to life through the techniques of Playback Theater, focusing on body language and movement as primary vehicles of expression.

Pink Challah Bake

November 14, 2019

We hosted our second annual Thrivacious Pink Challah Bake - an open event and fundraiser supporting women in Israel touched by cancer. We gathered during the same time as the International Shabbat Project, and spent a Friday morning of fun, leavening and longevity!

Moving Meditation

August 15, 2019

This workshop explored how movement can be a healing form of meditation, gently moving and opening our bodies in ways that help us to feel nurtured and restored.

Revisioning Our Lives

July 04, 2019

Seeing our struggles from a different point of view sometimes allows us to think differently about our lives and gives us the ability to imagine new possibilities, even for difficult events from the past. We spent this creative writing workshop guided by Sherri Mandell, retelling and re-imagining our stories, crafting a creative response to an experience of crisis, conflict or trauma.

Breath Work Series

June 06, 2019

Breath therapy uses a variety of breathing techniques to clear up mental, physical, and emotional blocks, whereby the breath is used as a bridge between the conscious and unconscious mind.

Estate Planning

Estate Planning- Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney and more

March 03, 2019

This workshop focused on preparing for the future with Estate Planning - wills, trusts, power of attorney, etc together with Israeli and U.S. bar certified lawyer Jane Altshuler.

Tree Planting and Nature Therapy

January 18, 2019

In our busy lives, we’re often too distracted to notice what’s around us. When we stop and pay close attention to details, like the pattern on a flower petal or the rustle of leaves, we connect with the wonders of nature, which allows us to re-connect with ourselves in a powerful and alleviating way.

Thrivakah 2018

Jerusalem, 19:30-22:00

December 20, 2018


We spend an evening with our Thrivacious sisters for our annual Chanukah party and workshop. Our evening included a mindfulness workshop, gift exchange and other surprises. 

Pink Challah Bake & Brain Health


October 26, 2018

50 NIS

Since October is also Breast Cancer awareness month, Thrivacious initiated a Pink Challah Bake, with creative design by Taryn Baker from Bakers Inn, and led by Cherie Albucher & Daniella Tannenwald. Our Guest speaker , Ely Simon, neurologist and Director of the Brain Health Center, enlightened us on the topic of Your Brain Health and YOU.

Midsummer Soiree

An evening of cocktails and connection to benefit women touched by cancer

July 24, 2018

150 NIS

​This midsummer evening was spent in connection, inspiration and fun to support Thrivacious. We enjoyed an open bar of specialty cocktails & refreshments, a silent auction, DJ/dancing and more!

Renewal For The New Year

Shraddha Yoga Studio, Tel Aviv

September 14, 2018


Rosh Hashana is the perfect time for a pause. We spent the morning meditating, doing light yoga, and setting an intention for the new year. 

August Art Therapy Series

Tel Aviv

August 01, 2018

50 NIS

Our thrivers and supporters committed to a 3-part series of art therapy, led by the certified, native-English speaking art therapists of Tel Aviv Art Studio. 

Thrivacious Challah Bake

19:00-21:30, Moshav Herut

July 17, 2018

35 NIS

Our community of thriving women spent an evening of fun, meaning and connection braiding challah. Led by one of our own baking thrivers, we learned how to make several types of Challah bread, while sipping wine and chatting with other fabulous thrivers.

You Are Light

10:00-13:00, Modiin

June 21, 2018

Thrivers met for a morning of meditation, breath, sisterhood and love. They learned tools to manage stress and alleviate negative emotions. Open to any woman touched by cancer (includes caregivers).

Breathwork Workshop

20:00-22:30, Tel Aviv

May 20, 2018


In this intimate workshop, we went on a healing journey through our breath in a supportive and safe environment. Open to women who have had cancer or who have a genetic predisposition to cancer.  Suitable for beginners.

Gaga Dance Workshop

19:30-22:30, Suzanne Dellal Center, Tel Aviv

May 08, 2018

35 NIS

In partnership with our friends at Twist Out Cancer, Thrivacious hosted a Gaga Dance workshop led by a former dancer from the Batsheva Dance Company.  This workshop was open to anyone touched by cancer.  

Healthy Habits: Vegan Cooking Workshop

19:00-21:00, Private Residence in Ramot Hashavim

April 23, 2018

35 NIS until April 17, 50 NIS until April 22 deadline

In this 2-hour vegan cooking workshop, women touched by cancer learned how to shop for and stock a healthy kitchen and how to make satisfying healthy treats, even on limited time. 

Spa Day

City Kids, Tel Aviv

March 09, 2018


Women touched by cancer joined together for a pampering spa day in Tel Aviv, including spa treatment, relaxation, meditation and a healthy lunch. 

Connect: Redefining Sexuality & Body Image

January 25, February 5 2018

30 NIS until January 18; 40 NIS thereafter

In this two- part workshop for cancer thrivers, we talked about sexuality and learned tools to connect us to our bodies and improve our self-confidence following cancer treatment. 

Thrivakah Party

A Morning of Yoga, Light and Inspiration

December 21, 2017

On the morning of December 22, 18 fabulous thrivers came together in Modi'in for a morning of Yoga Nashit (yoga for women's health), brunch, an inspirational sharing activity, and a Secret Santa (Jewish style) game.  As women touched by cancer, together we thrived by illuminating our souls in the face of adversity. 

8:30 am

November 23, 2017

Free of Charge for Community Members

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”  In order to live our lives meaningfully and purposefully, we have to learn how to stop and smell the roses.  Join us for this pilot workshop, where as a community in our own proverbial “rose garden”, we will stand together and take a deep breath.  In this workshop, we will connect to ourselves (Breath, Mind, Body) and to each other using a unique combination of Therapeutic Warrior Arts and Expressive Arts techniques.


7:00 pm

October 23, 2017

75 NIS

​A breast cancer awareness event hosted by our partner School of Shine, benefiting Thrivacious.  Over 300 people came out to support us and learn more about breast cancer prevention and early detection!

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