Nehirim is a national community of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Jews, families, and allies, committed to a more just and inclusive world. Our retreats, student programs, and community events transform lives. And we are a leading Jewish voice for equality on the national stage. Click to learn more.
Retreats and Programs
Nehirim is best known for its weekend retreats ΒΒΒβ transformative, fun and inclusive weekends of LGBT Jewish community and spirituality. All kinds of people come to Nehirim retreats: religious, secular, queer, straight allies, Jewish, non-Jewish partners and families, and people of all different sexual orientations, gender identities, economic backgrounds, ethnic backgrounds, and ages. Check out our Is Nehirim for Me? page to learn more or watch the video right here on the home page.
Nehirim Launches Participant Blog
Nehirim’s development is dependent on participant engagement. The Nehirim blog features testimonials and insights from former, current and future attendees of retreats and advocacy events. The voices range in age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity.