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 the Bay Area Keshet community in raising a glass to celebrate Pride!
We’re inviting the entire LGBTQ Jewish community to come together for a casual schmoozer as Pride festivities kick off across the city.
Happy hour officially…
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…
In this intimate documentary (winner of Panorama Audience Award for Best Documentary at the 2016 Berlinale), a 40-year-old gay Israeli man living with HIV in London must confront his looming fears and attempt to resolve long-simmering differences…
Join Keshet and Glitter Kehilla for a Shabbat picnic at Trans March. Come meet some new folks, eat some food, and celebrate Trans March! Bring a picnic dish to share, and BYOG (bring your own glitter).
We’ll be meeting just off the path…
Groups and Committees
Bay Area Planning Team
Queer? Jewish? Queer-ish? Jew-ish? Do the… Learn More
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…