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Tzedakah is often translated from Hebrew to mean “charity,” but its true meaning is rooted in the obligation to justice and righteousness. Each individual act of tzedakah expresses a sacred and enduring Jewish value by connecting us through the continuous pursuit to better our world.Tzedakah is often translated from Hebrew to mean “charity,” but its true meaning is rooted in the obligation to justice and righteousness. Each individual act of tzedakah expresses a sacred and enduring Jewish value by connecting us through the continuous pursuit to better our world.
All significant institutions of religion, culture and learning require supplemental operating funds, and our Temple is not exempt from these fiscal realities. Inspiring worship led by devoted clergy; educational programs for children, teens and adults; as well as extensive cultural and volunteer offerings; and the preservation of our building and grounds all depend on the support of caring individuals.
Thank you for your generous support of Temple B’nai Jeshurun. Your investment makes Temple thrive. Suggested minimum donation is $18 or Chai, an important number in the Jewish tradition – a symbol of life. Donations are typically given in multiples of $18: $18, $36, $180, etc.
Congregation B’nai Jeshurun is supported through a combination of dues, donations, and fundraising programming. We are a non-profit organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and contributions to Congregation B’nai Jeshurun are tax deductible.
The Temple maintains a number of funds to which you can direct a contribution in memory of, in honor of, or in celebration of a specific individual or event. You can give instruction as to the fund and the purpose during the payment process. These donations will also be listed in the Temple Bulletin.
The Temple maintains dedicated memorial walls just outside the rear of our sanctuary. Plaques are inscribed with the name of the departed along with the date of birth and passing.
Proudly displayed in our Social Hall, our Tree of Life is a constant reminder of the happy events that touch our lives.
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