Many paths. One welcoming and diverse community.

Interweave

welcomingcongInterweave of Venice is a chapter of a nationwide group actively working to end oppression based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Interweave affirms our status as a Welcoming Congregation. We provide programs and activities to educate the congregation and promote a safe atmosphere of inclusiveness towards gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning people.

Please email for more information or if you want to get involved.

 

Interweave News

An Eye-Opening Film: Gen Silent

pride-flagOn Monday, January 11, 2pm, we’ll show the award-winning (Best Documentary) film Gen Silent in the sanctuary; the filmmaker follows the lives of six LGBT seniors who face long-term health care decisions.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender older people who fought the first battles for equality now face so much fear of discrimination, bullying and abuse in care settings that many are hiding their lives to survive. Thousands in the aging LGBT community, feeling isolated and fearing to ask for help, die sooner than their straight counterparts.