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Beth El-The Heights Synagogue builds vibrant Jewish community. We welcome all in participatory, traditional, egalitarian worship and learning.

Donation Options

Note your choice when you complete the PayPal form at the Donate button or on the memo line of your check

General Fund:
These funds are used to pay our bills, and are not restricted in any way.

Shamor v’Zachor Campaign – in 2022 we launched a capital campaign to both commission a new Torah to be written as well as make improvements to our facility to help make us sustainable going forward. See Page 2 of our April 2023 newsletter.

Restricted Funds: The following funds are used for specific purposes:

  • Scholar in Residence—funds are used to pay for the scholar in residence program
  • Rabbi’s Fund—the money in this fund is spent at the Rabbi’s discretion. One common use is member support.
  • Chesed—this money supports the efforts of our Chesed Committee.
  • Hot Lunch—this money helps to support hot dishes to augment our regular Shabbat kiddushes.
  • Lunch and Learn—this money is used to pay for hot lunches when there is a Lunch and Learn speaker.
  • Cleaning—this money is used for cleaning that is more in-depth and thorough than Marvin is able to handle in his weekly cleaning.
  • Security—this money helps to pay for our Federation security guard.
  • Greater Cleveland Congregations—this money goes toward payment of our dues to GCC.