Eshel’s mission is to create community and acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Jews and their families in Orthodox communities. 

Call: (724) 374-3501

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First Unitarian Church

On the forefront of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) inclusion for more than 40 years, our membership encompasses all sexual orientations and gender identities. Within our congregation you will also find people with a religious background, people with none, people who believe in a God, people who don’t, and people who prefer to let the mystery be.

Address: 801 East Washington Street South Bend, Indiana 46617

Call: (574) 234-6588     Email:     Website:

Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley

The Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley is the central resource to embrace, connect, and support Jews locally and globally through social services, coordinated fundraising, community outreach, and educational and recreational programming. 

Address: 3202 Shalom Way, South Bend, IN 46615

Call: (574) 233-1164    Learn more:


Keshet is a national organization that works for full LGBTQ equality and inclusion in Jewish life. Led and supported by LGBTQ Jews and straight allies, Keshet cultivates the spirit and practice of inclusion in all parts of the Jewish community. 

Call: (617) 524-9227     Website:

Southside Christian Church

Southside Christian Church welcomes all people regardless of age, gender, education, economic status, marital status, sexual orientation, culture, ethnic origin, or physical condition.

Address: 1329 E. Jackson Road South Bend, IN

Call: (574) 291-1156    Facebook:

Temple Beth-El

The mission of Temple Beth-El is to enrich its members' lives through worship, education, celebration and community involvement in accordance with Reform Jewish values and traditions.

Address: 305 West Madison Street South Bend, Indiana 46601

Call: (574) 234-4402     Email:     Website:

Unitarian Universalist Church in Elkhart

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Elkhart is a welcoming community encouraging religious freedom, nurturing individual spiritual and ethical growth, celebrating diversity, and promoting a just and sustainable world.

Address: 1732 Garden St Elkhart, IN 46514 

Call: (574) 264-6525     Email:     Website:

Unity Church of Peace

Unity is a trans-denominational philosophy that finds its roots in the teachings of Jesus. It is sometimes called “practical Christianity” because it teaches spiritual principles that apply to everyday living. We honor the sacred Truth contained at the heart of all major religions. They honor diversity and believe that all persons are created with sacred worth.

Address: 905 East Colfax Ave South Bend, IN 46617

Call: (574) 233-8004     Website:

Zion United Church of Christ South Bend

No matter who You are, or where You are on life's journey, You are welcome here.

Address: 211 S. St. Peter Street South Bend, IN 46617

Call: (574) 233-5446     Email:     Website: