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

Tue 13

Eshel Chicago Parents Meetup

April 13 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 13

Eshel Brooklyn Women’s LBTQ+ Meetup

April 13 at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 14

Eshel Drop-In for Parents

April 14 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Wed 14

Eshel Grandparents of LGBTQ+ Meetup

April 14 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu 15