Coming out takes courage and resilience. And every person’s journey is unique. As we work to ensure that all LGBTQ Jews and our families are treated with dignity, respect, and full equality, we hope you will be inspired by these resources that explore the struggles and celebrations of coming out to our families, friends, rabbis, teachers, mentors, and other people in Jewish life.
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WAYS TO RESPOND WHEN SOMEONE COMES OUT TO YOU AS TRANSGENDER Congratulate the person; Say “Mazel Tov!” This is probably a big step towards living a more authentic life Thank…
Many events in Jewish life are accompanied by a ritual or ceremony. Our library of materials can help you find a meaningful LGBTQ inclusive text or interpretation for your event.
Keshet was a game-changer for our camp! We now have crystal clear understanding of LGBTQ terminology and the confidence to use it. Our counselors are much more intentional about the language they use to express the gender diversity among our campers. Thanks to Keshet, our campers and their families know that they will be fully embraced for who they are.