Finding Truth & Losing Everything: a Journey out of Fundamentalism with Chavie Weisberger

Sunday, September 22, 2019: 10 am

Published: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Chavie Weisberger grew up in a tight-knit Hasidic community. She was set up to be married at age 18, divorced at 25, and then came out as queer at 30. She then spent 5 years fighting for, and ultimately winning custody of her 3 children and finding her footing in secular society. Chavie now serves as the Director of Community Engagement at Footsteps where she supports others on the journey to find their truth. This Free event begins with brunch, followed by a talk and is open to the community.

Please bring feminine hygiene products to be donated to a local women’s shelter. Free childcare is available upon prior request. Questions or to RSVP, please contact Robin at  For more information, visit:

The Greenburgh Hebrew Center is a fully egalitarian Conservative synagogue serving the Rivertowns and adjacent communities. The synagogue welcomes traditional, interfaith, and blended families, singles and LGBTQ participants, and has services that are spirited and participatory. For further information, please call 914-693-4260 or visit