Keshet honors Frank

March 14, 2013

By Bay Windows

Bay Windows: Serving New England's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Communities

On March 2, over 500 lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Jews and allies attended the 6th annual Keshet Cabaret at the Westin Copley Place, raising over $170,000 to support Keshet’s work for a fully inclusive Jewish community.

Image of Barney Frank and another man standing and holding an award.

Former Congressman Barney Frank was honored with the Hacham Lev Award and attended the event with his husband, Jim Ready.

Image of Idit Klein standing with Barney Frank, smiling.

Also honored at the event with the Hachamat Lev Awards were the seven mothers who founded Keshet’s Parent & Family Connection, a peer support, mentoring, and leadership program for parents of LGBT Jews: Judy Elkin, Ann Falchuk, Sabina Feczko, Jayne Guberman, Debbie Heller, Nancy Smith, and Melinda Strauss.

Image of the seven mothers who founded Keshet’s Parent & Family Connection, standing together and holding framed pictures.


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