Grants Announcement: Keshet Neshamot/Rainbow Souls Shabbaton

JPride Baltimore is excited to announce a new grant award to Keshet. The Keshet Neshamot/Rainbow Souls Shabbaton: A Retreat of Radiant Belonging, co-led by the JOC Mishpacha Project and Keshet on Feb 16-18, 2024, is a Shabbat weekend retreat at Pearlstone Retreat Center, in Baltimore, Maryland, for 18+ QJOC (queer Jews of Color). Focused on joy, healing, and the diverse … Read More

Grant Announcement: The 2023 “We Are Family” Shabbaton: Children and Youth Programming

We are pleased to support the Jews of Color Shabbaton, with fiscal sponsor Hinenu: The Baltimore Justice Shtiebl: The 2023 ‘We Are Family’ JOCISM Shabbaton is an intergenerational family-centered event, with additional dedicated space for adults, that provides connections among diverse Jews of Color, including Indigenous, Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews (JOCISM). “Our goal is to create a community where Jewish … Read More

Grant Announcement: Repair the World’s Pride Month Jewish Service-Learning Programming

Grant Description: Repair the World Baltimore (Baltimore Repair) engages Baltimore Jewish young adults and their peers in service and Jewish learning that fosters community, builds capacity at local nonprofits, and creates bridges across lines of difference. In June 2023, Baltimore Repair will offer three service-learning programs to celebrate Pride month with the Jewish young adult and broader communities. Baltimore Repair … Read More

Grant Announcement: Beth Am Synagogue Rainbow Circle

We are pleased to announce a new social program at Beth Am Synagogue in Reservoir Hill. The newest circle at Beth Am is for our LGBTQ+ individuals and families. We have been working hard to create opportunities to come together and deepen our relationships here at Beth Am. The Circle is congregant-led and supported by staff. The following is written … Read More

Grant Announcement: DEI Training with Chizuk Amuno Congregation and Schools

We are pleased to offer a technical assistance to Chizuk Amuno for a staff training: Intro to LGBTQ+ Concepts and Best Practices for Executive Staff We would love to bring staff training to our Senior Staff. As we are committed to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion we want to ensure our staff is ready and able to use the right terminology, … Read More

Grant Announcement: Capital Camps Keshet Training

We are pleased to announce a technical assistance grant to bring in the organization Keshet to do a training. At Capital Camps, we strongly believe in radical inclusivity. We hope that by bringing Keshet in for a training, we can further our goal of radical inclusivity and take it to the next level. We hope to lean better practices for … Read More

Grant Announcement: Eshel Chapter Book Club

The grant will be used to fund a queer book club run by the Eshel chapter in Baltimore. The grant will allow the chapter to purchase books and hosts meetings culminating in an event with the author at, and in concert with, Netivot Shalom. The book is A Rainbow Thread by Noam Sienna. The goals of the book club are … Read More