Please help us maintain the religious, educational and cultural programs of Temple Ahavat Shalom by making a contribution in honor, or in memory, of a loved one and in celebration of a Simcha or as an expression of appreciation. All donations are deeply appreciated.
TEMPLE AHAVAT SHALOM FUNDS
TEMPLE FUNDS: Minimum donation of $18, (minimum of $18 donation for credit cards), except where indicated.
ARIEL GOLDMAN LIBRARY FUND – Purchase of materials for the library.
BASKET OF BOOKS FUND – Purchase of books for the Ariel Goldman Memorial Library
CANTOR’S DISCRETIONARY FUND
CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FUND-For the repair, maintenance and improvement of our building, grounds and equipment.
CHOIR FUND – To be used for any purpose connected with congregational music.
EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER SPECIAL PROGRAMS FUND
ELAINE AND DAVID WOLSTEIN RELIGIOUS SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP FUND – For assistance toward children’s religious education.
FLOWER FUND – To be used for flowers for the Sabbath, Days of Awe and Festivals. (Minimum contribution - $50)
FOUNTAIN OF GROWTH ENDOWMENT FUND-It is as simple as making a bequest in your will.
PRAYER BOOK FUND – In honor, or in memory, of a dear one. (Minimum contribution - $40)
RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND
RABBI GARY KLEIN YOUTH CENTER FUND
SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE-In support of tikkun olam programs such as the holiday meal at Grace House of RCS, dinner for 300 at Pinellas Hope and Mitzvah Day.
SISTERHOOD FUND – For the support of all aspects of Temple life. Please make checks payable to TAS Sisterhood.
THE MORRIE WEISS COLLEGE PROGRAMMING ENHANCEMENT FUND-This fund will help cover expenses incurred in our ongoing interaction with members' children during the years they are in college and in graduate school. Our programming currently includes Rabbi Klein visiting our students on campus and providing social and educational gathering when they are home on vacation.
TORAH FUND – For repair and maintenance of our Torah Scrolls.
TREE OF LIFE – To commemorate a happy occasion, or to honor a dear one. Diamond $3,000/Stone $1,000/Leaf $ 150
WEANER RELIGIOUS SCHOOL FUND – For the purpose of special materials that enhance our religious school program.
SPECIAL MEMORIAL FUNDS:
THE ANN AND LORY LUBOTSKY MEMORIAL FUND
JAN BRESKY MEMORIAL SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE FUND
LAWRENCE PLATT MEMORIAL FUND
MADELINE ROTHSCHILD MEMORIAL FUND
LEONARD SIMON & HAROLD LIPSCHUTZ MEMORIAL FUND FOR YOUTH
MEMORIAL PLAQUE FUND: In memory of one who passed away, an individual plaque is permanently affixed on a tablet at the Temple and will be lighted on the anniversary of the death. Minimum Temple Member Contribution $500. Non-Temple Member Contribution $750.
A Double Mitzvah!
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Help our congregation raise money. Each sale generated through the JNF trackable banner link on our website (excluding straight donations, trips, missions, events as well as shipping and lamination charges) will generate a 20% commission for our congregation. Trees are just the beginning….our Temple earns commission on greeting cards, water certificates, Honor Book certificates and other items.