Donate to CBI Funds below or by mail.

High Holy Days

High Holy Days Appeal  Support the diverse needs of our community at this very special time of year.

Rosh Hashanah In the Park  Support our annual community-wide outdoor service.

General Funds

General Charitable  Provide for operations of CBI. Your gift will go where it is most needed.

Oneg Fund  Honor a special simcha for recognition at our Simcha Shabbat service.

Prayer Book Fund  Honor special event with a donation to the prayer book fund; we will place a bookplate in the inside cover of the prayer book recognizing your donation.

Generations Capital Campaign  Provide funding for the Learning Center and other capital projects.

New American  Support ESL classes held at CBI.

Technology  Help us continue and expand our technological resources such as Wifi and livestreaming of services.

Membership Engagment Fund  Supports congregation-wide events such as Celebrate CBI and our Diary of Anne Frank Play outing as well as smaller programs like Shabbark Shalom and Micro-WHTY.

Learning Center Funds

Deborah Library  Help maintain and expand the library collection.

Learning Center  Support Learning Center staffing beyond our budget.

Friends of the Library  Support special programming in the library.

Affiliate Groups Funds

WHTY  Provide teen programming for our West Hartford Temple Youth Group. 

Dr. Robert A. Kramer S.A.G.E.  Provide programming and offset speaker costs for S.A.G.E. - Seniors for Arts, Growth, and Education.

Brotherhood  Support CBI’s men’s group.

Sisterhood  Support CBI’s women’s group.

Adult Education Committee  Help provide guest speakers and other opportunities to enrich lifelong study and spiritual growth.

Clergy Discretionary Funds

Discretionary funds are used to benefit the CBI community.

Rabbi Michael Pincus

Rabbi Andi Fliegel

Cantor Lauren Phillips

Mitzvah Funds

Caring Committee  Help the Caring Committee provide comfort and joy to members of our community.

Social Justice  Support projects that give back to our community.

Music Funds

Music  Support music programming at CBI.

Judith and Harvey Goldstein Music  Provide musical resources for the Religious School and Library.

Beautification Funds

Silver Courtyard  Help maintain and provide special plantings in our courtyard.

Cemetery Beautification  Help maintain and provide special plantings in our cemeteries.

The Lawrence Davidson Family Memorial Torah Cover  Help maintain our Torah covers.

Education Funds

Religious School Fund  Our religious school depends on generous support to provide accessible and excellent Jewish education. 

Endowment Funds

Building Fund  This fund is used on capital projects for our historic building.

Leave A Legacy  Support our congregation and membership for generations to come. This fund is held at the Jewish Community Foundation.

Aim Chai Board of Trustees Fund  Support our congregation and membership for generations to come. This fund is held at the Jewish Community Foundation.


Endowment Campaign

CBI: Come Be Inspired!

With a gift through your will or estate plan, or an outright endowment, you can help strengthen our congregation and leave a legacy for Congregation Beth Israel. Our endowment funds allow us to grow our membership and enhance our ability to meet the operations costs.

Watch the videos below to learn about the value of Congregation Beth Israel to members of our community. For more information, please contact Tracy Mozingo at