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Non-Members: please call the administrative office at 215-886-8000 or mail in a check with the information to make a donation

(Minimum Donation $10)

Tzedakah is a central mitzvah of Judaism.

The following is a list of funds available for donations to honor and remember your loved ones & friends.


Amanda Sham Resource Center for Special Needs:  Provides equipment, supplies and staff for our special needs children. 

Bernice & Aaron Feld Memorial Fund:  Supports many religious needs of the Temple: speakers and special religious programming.

Craig A. Fisher Memorial Fund:  Presented to a student(s) who demonstrate the ideals of humanity, integrity, compassion and scholastic aptitude and who continues their studies at Gratz College, I.M. Wise Department. 

Diamond for the Simcha Wall: To honor life cycle events.

Discretionary Fund - Rabbi Leib Discretionary Fund: Used for a variety of causes.

Discretionary Fund - Rabbi Tornberg Discretionary Fund: Used for a variety of causes.

Discretionary Fund - Cantor Zarkh Discretionary Fund: Used for a variety of causes.

Don Dafilou Building Fund:  Helps to keep our building and grounds in repair.

Edward Levitt Gratz Memorial Scholarship Fund: Presented to an outstanding student attending Gratz College.

Floral Fund for the Bimah: Provides flowers on the bimah for Shabbat and holidays.

Harry z'l & Evelyn Silver Scholar in Residence Fund: Brings scholars, artists and speakers to Beth Am.

Haley J. Yarmark Fund for Social Justice Learning: provides scholarships to our high school students to participate in the important work of the Religious Action Center (RAC), based in Washington, D.C.

Israel Advocacy Fund: Supports Israel programming.

Joyce E. Shotz Memorial Fund:  Aids families who need financial help to send their children to religious school. 

Julia Nicole Marder Camp Scholarship Fund: Awarded to children attending Jewish summer camp.

Library Fund: Provides books, DVDs, CDs and periodicals for our library.

Lincow Institute for Adult Jewish Education: Provides lifelong educational programming.

Lipkowitz-Gratz College Fund: An award given each year to an outstanding student to attend the I.M. Wise Program at Gratz College, a student who shares their love of Jewish education and learning.

Marcia Goldman Endowment Fund: Supports capital improvements to our campus.

Music Fund:  To purchase new music and maintain our piano.

Newell Institute for Israel Studies: fosters a connection between the congregation and the State of Israel.

Oneg Shabbat Fund:  Provides receptions for special occasions.

Ostroff Scholarship Fund:  Each year a portion of this fund is used to assist families who encounter financial challenges that threaten their ability to pay the costs associated with the continuation of students Bar/Bat Mitzvah and Confirmation studies.

Plaut Bibles Dedication $72, Prayerbook Dedication $54 Dedication of a Shabbat siddur or Bible in honor or in memory of family or friends. 

Prayerbook Fund:  Used to replace books that become unusable.

Programming to Support the Deaf Community: To cover the cost of Interpreting services for the deaf.

Rabbi Harold B. & Elise Waintrup z'l Education Fund: To support education from kindergarten through 10th grade.

Roberta z'/ & Dr. Herbert Kronstadt Scholarship Fund: To make Bar or Bat Mitzvah possible for those with special needs.

School of Early Learning Fund: For the purchase of equipment and special programs for the pre-school.

Torah, Chuppah and Torah Cover Fund:  For the maintenance and replacement of our ceremonial objects.

Yetta and Joseph Brill Holocaust Memorial Fund: Honors the memory of the Six Million lost in the Shoah through programming.

Youth Fund: To support our youth groups.