Tributes are an important way to show family and friends that you share their joys and sorrows while supporting the synagogue. Simply choose a fund and go to our Donation Page, call 561.241.8118, or send a note indicating:

  • the fund
  • who you wish to honor with a tribute(s)
  • who should be notified
  • any special designation of the gift(s)
  • how you wish your name to appear in Shelanu and on the tribute card(s)

Please make your tax-deductible check payable to CBI/Tribute

Mail to:
Tribute Donation
Congregation B’nai Israel
PO Box 810909
Boca Raton, FL 33481-0909


Adult Education

Congregation B’nai Israel is proud to offer dynamic Jewish educational experience’s that inspire meaningful and accessible study. We are dedicated to giving everyone the knowledge and tools to continue on a path of life-long Jewish learning.

Adult Library

Benefits the continuous enhancement of the adult library.

Alumni Association

Aids CBI programs that reach out to our college student members.

Associate Cantor Sarah Freudenberger's Discretionary Fund

Assists Sarah in her work generally and in developing special music projects.

Brotherhood

Helps the Brotherhood’s efforts on behalf of CBI.

Cantor Stephen Dubov Music Fund

Supports general CBI music programs and music scholarships.

Chesed

To help support families by providing financial assistance for religious/Hebrew school.

Children’s Education Fund

To help support families by providing funds for their children’s early childhood programs and religious school.

Congregational Donations

Helps support the congregation.

Ezrat Am

Helps congregants in times of difficulty, trial or illness.

Feldman Children’s Library

Offsets the cost of purchasing books, computer lab equipment, and other materials needed for our beloved children’s library, which is enjoyed by both our preschool and religious school students.

General Donations

Supports various activities and events related to CBI.

Jason Beame Tribute Fund

Helps provide scholarships to SLJ students who best exemplify moral conduct, leadership, and other behaviors most admired in Jason Beame. The scholarship is for SLJ tuition, Israel and other trips, NFTY, and additional SLJ programs.

Kantor Family Center for Justice

Supports the wide range of social action programs of the KFCJ.

Kol Nidre Donations

During the High Holy Days, we are reminded by the blasts of the Shofar that we all must work to ensure that Congregation B’nai Israel remains vital and vibrant for ourselves and our children. Please, answer the Shofar blasts, and fulfill the mitzvah of tzedakah. Whatever you can give to our annual Kol Nidre appeal will leave a legacy of love and caring for the future of CBI.

Lily Mintz B'nai Mitzvah Fund

This fund was set up by Lily as her mitzvah project for her Bat Mitzvah. Lily donated 100% of her gifts in establishing this fund.

Donations to this fund will be used for the sole purpose of providing financial assistance to families at Congregation B’nai Israel who cannot afford the B’nai Mitzvah fee.

Memorial Fund

Benefits CBI through gifts that mark yahrzeits or in memory of the recently deceased.

Music Fund

To help support our musical programs, choirs, and cantors.

Pollock Youth Scholarship Fund

These funds are utilized to provide scholarships for our youth to travel to Israel, attend Jewish camps, attend SLJ and NFTY retreats and SLJ school trips.

Prayerbook Fund

This High Holy Day season, Reform Congregations across America will be praying from a new inspirational and innovative Machzor (prayer book) and it is our wish to bring it to CBI. For more information contact Ali Rancman at 561.241.8118 ext. 112

Rabbi Cohen's Discretionary Fund

Assists Rabbi Cohen in her work and in providing tzedakah.

Rabbi Keller's Discretionary Fund

Assists Rabbi Keller in his work and in providing tzedakah.

Rabbi Silvers’ Discretionary Fund

Assists Rabbi Silvers in his work and in providing tzedakah.

Sari Neimark Fund

Alleviates some financial burden for Early Childhood parents in order to continue a child’s education at CBI’s Nadel Center for Early Childhood Education.

SLJ Scholarship Fund

Helps provide funds for children to attend the Barry Ira Graff School for Living Judaism.

SLJ Teacher Education Fund

Allows us to provide our teachers with high quality educational opportunities which serve to increase their knowledge base and teaching skills.

Speaker Series

Helps enable CBI to provide noted scholars and speakers.

Stan Harris Fund

Assists the Nadel Center for Early Childhood Education at the discretion of the Director.

Transportation Fund

Aids the wide range of transportation services provided by CBI, including SLJ students and High Holy Day services for older adults without alternate transportation.

Tzedakah Fund

Helps fund Jewish and secular social service organizations in South Florida and Israel.

Women of Reform Judaism /CBI Sisterhood

Contributes to a wide range of Sisterhood social, spiritual, learning and social action projects that benefit CBI, the community and Women for Reform Judaism.

WRJ /Sisterhood – Blanket Buddies

Provides for the special Sisterhood project of creating blankets distributed to hospitals and clinics.

Youth Group Fund

Benefits the activities of CBI’s Jewish Youth Groups. Our Groups meet regularly for social events that keep our students involved and connected to each other and to CBI.