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

Wed 05

Eshel Drop-In for Parents

August 5 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Wed 05

Love on Tu B’Av with R. Steve Greenberg

August 5 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wed 05

Baltimore/D.C. Meet Up for LGBTQ+ and Parents

August 5 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 05

Phone-In Orthodox Parent Support Group

August 5 at 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 10

LGBTQ+ Toronto & Montreal Weekly Meetup

August 10 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm