CNS Keshet – You are welcome here!

Congregation Neveh Shalom welcomes all LGBTQ individuals, and all families with a LGBTQ family member. Join us at our Facebook group at:

For more information, please contact:
Mel Berwin:; Liza Milliner:

Upcoming Events – Pride Weekend:

CNS Keshet Pride Shabbat Evening
Friday, June 16, 5:45pm
Celebrate Pride Weekend with a special Shabbat dinner! All LGBTQ individuals and allies are welcome (CNS members and non-members are welcome).
5:45pm: Appetizers;
6:15pm: Shabbat Evening Service;
7:15pm: Shabbat Dinner

CNS Participates in Portland Pride Parade!
Sunday, June 18, Arrive between 9:00am – 10:30am

This year CNS will participate as part of a larger community contingent called Jewish Pride Greater PDX:
We will have our own CNS banner and Pride t-shirts and invite all who would like to march with us to join in the celebration!
Arrive between 9:00am – 10:30am, as the parade starts promptly at 11:00am and we are closer to the beginning this year. Bagels will be available as all line up. We’ll provide the exact location as soon as we know it, and will also post it on CNS Facebook and CNS Keshet Facebook sites that morning.
Mobility van available for anyone who is unable to walk. Please call or text Beth to reserve your spot, as space may be limited.
For questions, please contact Beth Milliner at 540-819-1807 or


Buy a T-shirt and/or Support the Cause!
Whether or not you’re marching with us, help support the message of CNS as a welcoming community by buying our All Are Welcome T-Shirt, or donate to our new CNS Keshet Tribute fund!

T-Shirts have a rainbow pattern CNS logo and the message “All Are Welcome”.

Cost: $18.
Sizes (adult unisex) S-XXL.

Email Lila at or Liza at to reserve your size and complete your order.

LGBTQ Tribute Fund
We are creating a CNS Tribute Fund that will support CNS Keshet community activities such as Pride Parade and Shabbat dinners and other social/educational events of importance to our LGBTQ community of adults and youth. It takes $1,800 to create this fund. Contact to make your contribution today!