Keshet offers LGBTQ and ally Jewish teens online programs and events that provide education, empowerment, and a supportive community. Currently, all of our programs and events are conducted online.

Upcoming Events

10/26 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
10/26 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

This is a safe space for LGBTQ Jewish teens, ages 14-18, and their allies to build community, connect with others, be supported, and have fun!

10/27 – Queer & Trans JOCSM Identities Panel
10/27 – Queer & Trans JOCSM Identities Panel

This panel will be on Queer and Trans JOCSM identities and feature special guests Kat Macías, Carmel Tanaka, Binya Kóatz, and Kendra Watkins.

10/29 – Makeup and Queer Expression – A Workshop for LGBTQ Jewish Teens
10/29 – Makeup and Queer Expression – A Workshop for LGBTQ Jewish Teens

Join LGBTQ Jewish teens from across North America on October 29th for an exploration of the art of makeup and its many uses.

10/31 – Registration deadline to join Tzelem for Trans, Nonbinary, & Genderqueer Teens
10/31 – Registration deadline to join Tzelem for Trans, Nonbinary, & Genderqueer Teens

Tzelem is a monthly group for Jewish trans, nonbinary and genderqueer teens. Please sign up by October 31st, 2020!

11/01 – Boston Tzelem Open House
11/01 – Boston Tzelem Open House

Learn more about our program and group facilitator, Rabbi Noam Lerman, on an interactive webinar for teens on Sunday, November 1 at 5:00 p.m. EDT.

11/05 – Post-Election Day Gathering for LGBTQ & Ally Jewish Youth of Color
11/05 – Post-Election Day Gathering for LGBTQ & Ally Jewish Youth of Color

This program will be a sacred and supportive processing space for LGBTQ and Ally Jewish youth of color ages 13-18 (or in grades 8-12), facilitated by Kohenet Keshira haLev Fife.

11/07 – Havdalah for Hope, a Post-Election Gathering for LGBTQ & Ally Jewish Teens
11/07 – Havdalah for Hope, a Post-Election Gathering for LGBTQ & Ally Jewish Teens

Join us for a Havdalah gathering celebrating the beauty of community, the righteousness of healing, and the hope for peace within us, between us, and around us.

11/09 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
11/09 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

This is a safe space for LGBTQ Jewish teens, ages 14-18, and their allies to build community, connect with others, be supported, and have fun!

11/10 – Writing Ourselves into a Better Future, a post-Election Gathering for LGBTQ Jews ages 18-24
11/10 – Writing Ourselves into a Better Future, a post-Election Gathering for LGBTQ Jews ages 18-24

Join Editor of New Voices Magazine Rena Yehuda Newman (They/Them) for a post-election writer's workshop, where we'll be holding space for emotions of the current moment while imagining queer, Jewish visions of a more beautiful, just world through a variety of writing exercises.

11/11 – Spill the Soul Tea with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
11/11 – Spill the Soul Tea with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

Join Torah-loving LGBTQ Jewish teen, Rivka Schafer as we ask: What if our stories are queerer than we might think?

11/23 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
11/23 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

This is a safe space for LGBTQ Jewish teens, ages 14-18, and their allies to build community, connect with others, be supported, and have fun!

12/07 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
12/07 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

This is a safe space for LGBTQ Jewish teens, ages 14-18, and their allies to build community, connect with others, be supported, and have fun!

12/21 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens
12/21 – Monday Hangouts with LGBTQ Jewish Teens

This is a safe space for LGBTQ Jewish teens, ages 14-18, and their allies to build community, connect with others, be supported, and have fun!

Event Calendar
Event Calendar

Looking for community online and in-person in the near future? Check out all the great events that Keshet has coming up!

LGBTQ & Ally Teen Shabbaton Retreats
LGBTQ & Ally Teen Shabbaton Retreats

Join our one of a kind Shabbat retreats for LGBTQ and ally Jewish teens to learn, grow, and celebrate who you are in a warm and vibrant community.

Resources

Support and Resource List for LGBTQ Teens and Allies
Support and Resource List for LGBTQ Teens and Allies

This printable resource offers helpful information and crisis support options for LGBTQ teenagers and their allies.

Supporting LGBTQ Youth During COVID-19
Supporting LGBTQ Youth During COVID-19

A resource for people working with teens that provides advice on supporting LGBTQ youth during the COVID-19 pandemic by creating LGBTQ-affirming online spaces.

Are you a parent or family member of an LGBTQ youth?
Are you a parent or family member of an LGBTQ youth?

Find resources or a mentor if you need support as the parent or family of LGBTQ youth.

Keshet

National Office

284 Amory Street
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617.524.9227

New York Office

214 West 29th Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001

San Francisco Office

2370 Market Street
Suite 103, #270
San Francisco, CA 94114

Chicago Office

4700 N. Ravenswood Avenue
Suite B
Chicago, IL 60640