Congregation Solel

Categories

  • Synagogue/Congregation/Havurah/Minyan with religious school

Features

  • Our institution has an all gender bathroom/unisex/non-gendered bathroom.
  • Our publications, outreach materials, website, and/or physical space include images of and information about LGBTQ issues or people.
  • Our staff has received training on LGBTQ inclusion.
  • We have students/members who are out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer.
  • We participate in advocacy for LGBTQ rights (e.g. marriage equality).
  • We use LGBTQ-inclusive language on our membership or application materials such as “Parent 1/Parent 2” rather than “Mother/Father.”

Wedding Commitments

  • 1. Will perform a wedding for a Jewish same-sex couple.
  • 2. Will perform a commitment ceremony for a Jewish same-sex couple.
  • 3. Will perform a wedding for a same-sex interfaith couple.
  • 4. Will perform a commitment ceremony for a same-sex interfaith couple.
  • 7. Weddings/commitment ceremonies for same-sex couples are performed in our synagogue.
  • 8. Joyous occasions of same-sex couples/families are celebrated openly and inclusively (i.e. baby naming, aufruf, aliyot for both members of a couple).
  • Available for lifecycle events for LGBTQ individuals and families (such as a baby naming).
  • Willing to participate in advocacy for LGBTQ rights (e.g. marriage equality).
Keshet

National Office

284 Amory Street
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617.524.9227

New York Office

601 West 26th Street
Suite 325
New York, NY 10001

San Francisco Bay Office

2 Embarcadero Center
8th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111