Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah Synagogue

Affiliation: Conservative

Wilmette, IL 60091

(847) 256-1213

Our congregation is welcoming and inclusive to the LGBTQ+ community and have constantly participated in the Pride Parade in Chicago. Our clergy are available to participate in lifecycle events for all or our members of our congregation and their families.


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  • Jewish Organization
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  • Does LGBTQ Outreach
  • Gender Inclusive Bathrooms
  • Has Anti-Bullying Focus
  • Has Gender Non-Discrimination Policy
  • Has Inclusive Group
  • Has Inclusive Materials
  • Has LGBTQ Library Resources
  • Has LGBTQ Programming
  • Has Out Leadership
  • Has Out Parents
  • Has Out Participants
  • Has Sexual Orientation ND Policy
  • Lifecycle Occasions
  • Staff Trained on Inclusion
  • Uses LGBTQ-Inclusive Language

Wedding Commitments

  • Available for personal counseling
  • Weddings/commitment ceremonies for same-sex couples are performed in our synagogue
  • Welcomes Halakhic LGBTQ queries
  • Will perform a commitment ceremony for a Jewish same-sex couple
  • Will perform a wedding for a Jewish same-sex couple