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

Mon 18

Eshel Toronto & Montreal LGBTQ+ Meetup

October 18 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 18

Eshel South Florida LGBTQ+ & Parents Meetup

October 18 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue 19

Marry Me However in Manhattan

October 19 at 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 19

Eshel Brooklyn Women’s LBTQ+ Meetup

October 19 at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 20

Eshel Drop-In for Parents

October 20 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm