Giving to Temple Israel
Temple Israel values your contribution to any of its funds, and it's never been easier to make a contribution.
Suggested minimum donations are $10. Whether donations are made online or through the office, a notification card will be sent to the indicated recipient. You can also use the PDF donation form to contribute to any of these worthwhile projects. Please return the form to the Temple Israel office along with your check.
Thank you. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
The following is an overview of our funds:
Bimah Flower Fund provides flowers for bimah flowers, especially on holidays
Building For Our Future Fund: supports the Renovation and Expansion Campaign mortgage
Community Garden Fund: supports our community garden and outdoor prayer space
Gamm-Varty Community Fund: supports special activities and purchases for the benefit of the congregation
General Fund: Supports the synagogue's operating expenses
General Scholarship Fund: Supports Provides tuition support for students to attend Jewish day schools and camps, trips to Israel, and other learning opportunities
Herb & Eileen Brown Youth Fund: augments the youth programming budget
Lamb/Ellowitz Family Scholar-in-Residence Fund: funds guest lecturers
Mahzor Lev Shalem: dedicate a new mahzor for the High Holy Day services, inscribing a bookplate in honor or memory of a loved one ($36)
Marion Mayer Katz Holocaust Fund: supports Holocaust education and programming at Temple Israel
Mishpacha Minyan Fund: offsets the cost of these Friday night dinners, making them more accessible to the temple community
Prayer Book Fund: supports the repair and replacement of prayer books as needed
Joe Rothenstein Scholarship Fund: in memory of Joe Rothenstein, providing support for students to attend Temple Israel education programs, Jewish day schools and camps, trips to Israel, and other learning opportunities
Sandra Gamm Memorial Fund: supports annual programs in music and cultural arts for the benefit of the Temple Israel community
Simcha Garden: honor your family's simcha by helping to underwrite the synagogue's special landscaping projects ($118+)
Tiferet Center Fund: supports the Center's programs and services for temple members and the greater Sharon community
Tree of Life: inscribe a life for any of life's celebrations ($360/leaf)
Plus other Funds and Scholarship Funds that you can designate using our online system.