The Bay Area is home to Keshet’s newest office, which opened in June 2011. In July 2012, The Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties helped us substantially expand our community building and education and training programming in the area. Keshet’s Bay Area office builds upon the successes of Jewish Mosaic’s work in the area before the merger of the two organizations in 2010 and Karen Lee Erlichman’s four years representing Jewish Mosaic in the region.
Throughout the Bay Area, we provide:
San Francisco Bay Area Events
Join Nice Jewish Boys for a casual potluck Shabbat dinner at the home of one of our community members. We’ll make a challah, toss a salad, and put out our best candlesticks — you bring the rest of the meal! Board games to follow,…
Join Keshet’s LLC for snacks and wine as we join together to enjoy the film This is Where I Leave You
. This 2014 American comedy-drama film was directed by Shawn Levy, and is based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Tropper.…
Join us for a beer! We’ll be at The Residence again, on the couches near the back. There’s no cover, but you boys will have to buy your own beers — or get someone to buy one for you. Happy hour officially ends at 8, so get there early for $1 off…
Saturday, June 18, 2016Pride Prom
The JCCSF and Keshet are proud to kick off Pride week with our first ever Pride Prom for teens.
Come dressed to impress and dance the night away with your friends! Enjoy a night of glitz, glam and pride!
Anyone who is entering high school in the fall…
Groups and Committees
Bay Area Planning Team
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LGBTQ Pathways to Jewish Leadership
Would you like to take a leadership role in a
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From social events to education to activism, we have something for everyone! Tell us what you are interested in and we’ll take it from there.
In the News
Gender Schmear, Keshet’s annual Purim party in the Bay Area, is profiled by the Bay Area Reporter.…
Friday, July 31, 2015Mazel Tov
Rabbi Tsipi Gabai of Tehiyah Day School in El Cerrito will receive the 2015 Landres Courage for Dignity Award from Keshet, a national organization that…