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A Wider Bridge March 22, 2017 A Wider Bridge is a pro-Israel LGBTQ organization that believes steadfastly in engagement, pluralism, communal responsibility and social justice. We stand with all Jewish students of the University of READ MORE

Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould’s ELI Talk is here! Watch below As a young out gay boy, Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould was explicitly told that God hated him. Yet, it is through his journey from that boy to READ MORE

By Gretchen Rachel Hammond February 15, 2017 JRC book fair promises not only to introduce a child to their new favorite book but open their eyes to the magnificently diverse world in which they can READ MORE

A Wider Bridge Stands with United of Illini Students Against BDS. United Illini for a United Campus calls for fostering a safe, inclusive, united campus for all students.  Vote NO on March 8th-9th. by Rachel READ MORE

By A Wider Bridge Staff February 16, 2017 David Fink, who runs a storytelling show in Chicago, is a congregant of the Loop Synagogue, the one that was vandalized last Shabbat. He talked to us READ MORE

By Danielle Solzman February 9, 2017 Danielle Solzman, an Orthodox Trans Woman from Kentucky, can never go home again but thankfully she found a community in Chicago that accepts her for the woman that she READ MORE

By Matt Simonette January 29, 2017 Windy City Times covered Zehorit Sorek and Daniel Joans’ visit to Chicago, talking about being LGBT and orthodox Jewish. When Zehorit Sorek, an Israeli Orthodox Jew, realized some years READ MORE

Author: A Wider Bridge Chicago Published: January 4, 2017 A Wider Bridge’s Midwest Manager of Programs and Operations Laurie Grauer has joined Equality Illinois’ Community Advisory Group. In her role, Laurie and her colleagues will READ MORE

By A Wider Bridge Staff December 7, 2016 Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould to give an ELI Talk about being a gay man and a rabbi. When Rabbi D’ror Chankin-Gould applied to ELI talks, he made the READ MORE

Tim Moran, Patch.com December 5, 2016 Rabbi Rachel Weiss will be installed during a ceremony at the Evanston synagogue this month. Rabbi Rachel Weiss will be installed as the first female rabbi and the first READ MORE

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