Below is the list of Designated Funds at Congregation B'nai Tikvah.
Please consider the various funds we have when thinking of tzedakah –
when remembering a loved one or in honor of a simcha.
Members can make an on-line donation through the Member's Only Section of our website.
For Friends of CBT who wish to make a donation, please send your donation to the Temple Office with a note designating the fund.
Abraham Niver Scholarship Fund. Provides scholarships for Religious School and Contra Costa Midrasha for those children who may not be able to afford a Jewish education.
Cantor Chabon’s Discretionary Fund.
Cantor’s Music Fund. Helps defray the costs of musical accompanists.
Cantor Stephen Richards Choir Fund. Subsidizes music programming and classes, purchases music and pays guest instrumentalists.
General Fund. Supports our Operating Budget.
Help the Mortgage Fund.
James Cohen Memorial Fund. Assists young people with Jewish camp programs.
Mordoh / Nadjari Holocaust Fund. To further educate people on the Holocaust. Helps sponsor the Community Yom Hashoah service that B’nai Tikvah participates in.
Prayerbook Fund. Purchases new prayerbooks for Shabbat and all Holidays.
Rabbi Asher’s Emeritus Fund.
Rabbi Gutterman’s Discretionary Fund.
Sam & Rose Usatin Fund. Helps funds the production of Cantor Chabon’s CDs.
Social Action Fund. Supports various out-reach activities.
Special Education Fund. Focuses attention on students with special needs in our Religious School.
Stephan Jaspan Religious School Fund. Supports our Religious School and its students.
Torah Fund. CBT will be needing a small Torah down the road.
Tree of Life. $180 pays for a leaf on our tree in our beautiful sanctuary.
Youth Group. Helps support youth activities at CBT.
If you would like more information about any of these funds or making other charitable contributions,
please contact the Temple Office at 925.933.5397.