Eshel’s mission is to create a future for Orthodox lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals, and their families. Through its innovative and culturally sensitive programming, Eshel works with each individual, family, and community in creating a place for their LGBTQ members. Eshel envisions a world where Orthodox LGBTQ individuals can live out their lives in the Orthodox communities of their choice.





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Upcoming Events

Fri 05

Eshel Parents Kabbalat Shabbat

June 5 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon 08

Eshel Drop-In for LGBTQ+

June 8 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mon 08
Tue 09

Women’s New York Area Weekly Meetup

June 9 at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 10

Eshel Drop-In for Parents

June 10 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm