Receive funding for events on your campus!

Are you spearheading a queer/Jewish event on your college campus?
Apply for JQYU funding here.

Apply here

The JQY App

An interactive virtual resource connecting you to the global Jewish
queer community with multiple groups for youth, parents, educators,
and mental health professionals.

Download now!

Drop by our Drop-in Center

JQY is proud to have launched New
York's first and only LGBTQ Jewish drop-in center!

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Our Impact in 2021

Find out more about what we accomplished in 2021 and our commitment
to the future.

Download our 2021 Impact Report

JQY Pride Store

Check out our new JQY pride swag today!

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Upcoming JQY Events

New events are happening all the
time! Check out our calendar to find out more! 

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Support JQY

Be it through donating your time,
expertise, money, space, or resources, your contribution can make a
huge difference in the life of someone who needs it most. 

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Get Immediate help

If you are thinking about suicide, harming yourself, or fear for your physical safety, you need immediate help. Please reach out to one of these resources, available 24/7.

Trevor Project:
866-488-7386
Trans Lifeline:
877-565-8860
LifeNet (NYC):
800-543-3638
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
800-273-8255
Call 911
or visit the nearest emergency room

 

If this is not an emergency, see our Join+Contact page or call the JQY Warm Line at 551-JQY-HOPE (551-579-4673), and one of our licensed mental health professionals will follow up during business hours.

Our Mission

JQY (Jewish Queer Youth) is a nonprofit organization that supports and empowers LGBTQ Jewish youth with a special focus on teens and young adults from Orthodox, Chassidic, and Sephardi/Mizrahi communities. JQY fights to ensure the emotional and physical health and safety of this population. Our goal is for all these individuals to know: You are a valued member of the Jewish community and you are not alone.

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