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 Keshet at the Jewish Film Festival’s Berkeley screening of “The Freedom to Marry,” a powerful new documentary that traces the Marriage Equality movement’s path to victory, focusing on the work of Evan Wolfson,…
Join us for a beer! We’ll be at The Residence, 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 drafts…
Join us for the kickoff event for Keshet’s Queer Jewish Women of the Bay, our new community group for LGBTQ Jewish women. We’ll gather in the backyard of a private home in the Mission for brunch, schmoozing, and the chance to chat…
Groups and Committees
Bay Area Planning Team
Queer? Jewish? Queer-ish? Jew-ish? Do the… Learn More
LGBTQ Pathways to Jewish Leadership
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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
In the Bay Area, the Pathways Project, a JCF program of which Keshet is an organizational partner, brought many unaffiliated LGBTQ Jews into the Jewish…
Gender Schmear, Keshet’s annual Purim party in the Bay Area, is profiled by the Bay Area Reporter.…