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As the GLBT portal of the DCJCC, GLOE – The Kurlander Program for GLBT Outreach & Engagement – engages metropolitan Washington’s GLBT Jewish community by sponsoring original programming and fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment at the Washington DCJCC. Events GREAT THINGS FROM GLOE Anti Bullying Initiatives GLOE has signed the pledge at Strength Through Community […]

Congregation Kol Ami

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Congregation Kol Ami builds on the traditions of Judaism while respecting and welcoming everyone: lesbian, gay, bisexual, straight, interfaith couples and our children. Together Rabbi Denise L. Eger and Cantor Mark Saltzman create a hamishe atmosphere, safe for spiritual nurturing and connection. What distinguishes Congregation Kol Ami is embodied in our name, “Voice of My […]

Or Chayim

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Or Chayim is a start-up congregation of monthly traditional Jewish Shabbat dinners, prayer services and community for LGBTQ Jews and allies. Located in New York City’s Upper West Side. WHAT THEY DO -Spiritually uplifting, traditional, Orthodox-style minyan services, with minimalist mechitza. -Hot kiddush including chulent, kugel, israeli salad and cookies. B.Y.O.K.B. -Three-course kosher Shabbat […]


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Nehirim (“Lights”) builds community for GLBT Jews, partners, and allies.   Our retreats and other programs celebrate GLBT culture and spirituality, and empower GLBT Jews to become active voices in their home communities.   Through this work, we welcome GLBT Jews into the Jewish community, and in turn, build a more vibrant, diverse, and inclusive Jewish community by incorporating […]

Mosaic of Westchester

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Mosaic strives to promote greater awareness and knowledge of LGBTQ Jewish resources including offering simple and concrete ways for the Westchester Jewish community to become more inclusive. Mosaic’s vision is the full integration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Jews into Westchester Jewish life. Acting as a catalyst, resource and facilitator, our conviction […]


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He’bro is the premiere gay jewish promotion events group in New York City.  He’bro produces and promotes gay jewish events and parties throughout the year that attract the cultural and modern urban gay jew.  He’bro believes in gay Jews getting together in public settings to celebrate their cultural and Jewish identities. He’bro welcomes all, especially […]

NUJLS (National Union of Jewish LGBT Students)

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Each year theNUJLS conference features speakers, text study, and workshops on topics such as Judaism and queerness, activism, relationships, ethics, coming out, and politics. NUJLS provides an opportunity for student leaders from universities across North America to build community, network, become re-engaged in Jewish life and practice Jewish forms of spirituality with a queer context. Official […]

Nice Jewish Boys DC

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Nice Jewish Boys is a network for gay, bisexual and trans Jewish men in their twenties and thirties, and their fans, in Washington, D.C. NJB, 2013 & 2014 Best of Gay DC “Best LGBT Social Group” finalist, gathers regularly for happy hours, social sports and to celebrate the Jewish holidays. Facebook page RELATED STORIES Catching […]