Temple Beth Emeth welcomes your donation to our many funds.
For your convenience, each fund and its use is listed below.
Temple members, please log onto the Members' Only site to donate. It allows one-stop donation, charging to a credit card, and collection of information needed to notify the recipient of the donation. Please call the office for assistance, 665-4744, if necessary.
If you are not at TBE member, and would like to make a donation, please select from among the funds below, and then click here to make your donation.
If you would like to make a donation to our Year of Torah/Spiritual Life Fund or to learn more about our Year of Torah, then click here.
Adult Education Fund: Both of these funds support the Temple's Adult Education Program, including training activities and attendance at Union for Reform Judaism-sponsored adult kallot. The minimum endowment contribution is $500.
Assistant Rabbi's Discretionary Fund: Rabbi Delson uses these donations to help those in need, and to supplement projects of her choice.
Cantor Rose's Discretionary Fund: The Cantor uses these donations to help those in need and to supplement a variety of projects and causes of the Cantor's choice.
Caring Community Fund: Donations to these funds support the activities of TBE's Caring Community Program, which provides for the needs of the TBE community. There is no minimum endowment contribution.
Flower Fund: Donations to this fund are used to purchase flowers for High Holy Days and as needed throughout the year.
General Fund: Donations to this fund are used to help cover everyday needs and operations. These funds can help cover any budgetary shortfall.
Kol Halev Film Fund: This fund was established to enable Kol Halev, Temple Beth Emeth's adult choir, to produce a video of it's trip to Eastern Europe in 2005 and Argentina in 2007. Donations support equipment, video production and future film endeavors for the choir.
Landscaping Fund: Donations to this fund support landscaping and yard construction activities around the facility. These activities are planned for and carried out by congregants from both the Church and Temple as part of our Genesis relationship.
Library Fund: Donations to these funds are used to purchase books and other educational resources for the library.
Melvin and Lois Levy Endowment Fund: This fund was established on the occasion of Rabbi Levy's 13th anniversary at TBE. The endowment honors the Rabbi's parents, Melvin and Lois Levy, and is used to provide an annual cultural or programming event of the Rabbi's choice.
Memorial Garden Care Fund: Donations to this fund are used for maintenance and upkeep of the Temple’s cemetery section at Arborcrest Memorial Gardens.
Music Fund: Donations to these funds support the music program of the Temple. Uses include an annual or biennial concert, a Jewish music scholar-in-residence, instrument purchases, music, or support of the choirs in any number of ways, including the commissioning of music.
Oneg Shabbat Fund: This fund is used to provide refreshments after the service on Friday evenings. Donations of $100 provide the opportunity to sponsor the oneg for a special occasion and be listed in the service program.
Piano Fund: Donations to this fund are used to purchase and maintain keyboard instruments.
Pay it Forward Fund: Donations to this fund are used to support future needs including but not limited to the Assistant Rabbi position and Genesis dues.
Rabbi Levy's Discretionary Fund: The Rabbi uses these donations to help those in need, and to supplement a variety of projects and causes of the Rabbi's choice.
Religious Education Fund: Donations to these funds support current and future projects and initiatives of the Religious School.
Ronnie Simon Professional Development Fund: This fund, in honor of former executive director, Ronnie Simon, is to be used for the professional development of senior and office staff. Uses may include classes for skill development and assisting with the cost of attendance at professional conferences.
Social Action Fund: Donations are used for social action projects and events, and as a vehicle to pass directed donations to social service organizations such as Alpha House.
Spiritual Life Fund: The Spiritual Life Fund supports religious services and the spiritual needs of our congregation.
Youth Fund: Gifts to this fund are used to enhance youth programming at TBE.
Youth Scholarship Fund: Donations to these funds provide scholarships for Temple youth activities. Uses include confirmation class trips to Israel, trips to national and regional biennials of the Union for Reform Judaism, youth kallot, and attendance at Union for Reform Judaism summer camps.
Barbara F. Heilveil Campership Fund: Donations to this fund, established in honor of Barbara Heilveil, are used exclusively for scholarships to send students to Reform Jewish camps.
College Connections Fund: Contributions to this fund help send holiday packages to TBE students at college.
Sponsorship Fund: This fund helps underwrite Sisterhood memberships for those in need.
Lenore Bernstein Knitting Fund: Established in memory of Lenore Bernstein, this fund is used to purchase yarn to knit layette items for babies of TBE members.