Following is a listing and description of the available Tribute Funds.
ABRAMSON - Larry Abramson Junior Choir Fund
Provides Junior Choir Awards And Other Programs.
Administrator’s Discretionary Fund
For Charitable Purposes.
Adult Israel Pilgrimage Fund
Supports Temple Israel Pilgrimages To Israel For Adults.
AGREE - George & Shirley Agree Caring Community Birthday Party Fund
Provides Birthday Parties For Residents Of Nursing Homes, Orphanages, And Shelters.
APPEL - Appel Family Concert Fund
Provides Funding For An Annual Music Program.
APPLE - Donna & Allan Apple Fund For Children With Special Needs
Provides Madrachim Support For Children With Special Needs.
ARNOLD - Susie F. Arnold Choir Fund
Provides Funding For The Shabbat Singers Choir.
ASP - The Donna & Alan Asp Emergency Assistance Fund
Provides emergency assistance to Temple Israel members in crisis.
AVIVA PEARL HERMAN - Aviva Pearl Herman Memorial SHARE Fund
To provide support to those who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant loss.
BARBAS - Barbas Family Fund
To provide program funding for empty nester adults
BARR - Maurice Edwin Barr Hebrew Scholarship Fund
Provides Engraved Bibles To Two Outstanding 8th Grade Students.
BARRIS - Barris Family Fund
To support speakers for Temple Israel programming.
BENDIX - Dr. Stephen Bendix Memorial Fund
To provide substance abuse education.
BERNSTEIN - Barbara E. Bernstein Memorial Fund
Provides Support To Families And Individuals Suffering A Bereavement. Provides Assistance For Family Camp.
BIKKUR - Bikkur Chaverim Fund
To provide volunteer support for the visitation of nursing homes and hospice centers.
BITTKER - The Morris & Esther Bittker Fund
Provides A Scholarship To The Uahc Summer Camp Program And To Partially Sponsor The Annual Picnic.
BLOOM - Barbara & Douglas Bloom Special Needs Fund For Single Mothers
To provide assistance to single moms in crisis who are Temple Israel members.
BLOOMBERG - Brenda Bloomberg Memorial Awards Fund
Awards Books To Graduating High School Students.
BRENNER - David & Jean Brenner Memorial Scholarship Fund
Provides A Graduating Senior From The Temple Israel High School With A Stipend To Purchase Textbooks.
BROWN - Brown Family Hebrew Education Fund
Provides A Full Need-Based Hebrew School Scholarship Annually.
BUDMAN - Marlene Budman Remembrance Garden Fund
Plants Spring Flowers Annually On The Grounds Of Temple Israel.
CANTOR - Courtney Lisa Cantor Israel Travel Scholarship Fund
Provides Funds For Youth Travel To Israel.
Cantor’s Discretionary Fund
For Charitable Purposes.
Caring Community Fund
Supports The Programs Of Temple Israel’s Caring Community.
Chai Development Fund
Supports Temple Israel’s Building Fund Expenses.
COHN - Irwin I. Cohn Memorial Scholarship Fund
Provides Funds For A Trip To Israel For A Temple Israel Student.
COLLENS - Dorothy & Arnie Collens Family Event Fund
Provides Funding For Family Programming.
COLTON - Josephine & Harry Colton Shabbat B’yachad And College Fund
Provides A “First Shabbat” Dinner To Families Of Newborn Or Adopted Children And College Packages.
Concert/Lecture Fund Of Temple Israel
Assists In The Support Of Concerts And Lectures At Temple Israel.
DANTO - Ethel & Robert Danto Children’s Library & Media Center Fund
Provides Annual Support For The Hodari Family Children’s Library And Media Center.
DUBIN - Arthur Dubin Children’s Special Needs School Fund
Aids Families With Children With Special Needs.
EDELSON - Zachary M. Talan Edelson Maccabi Scholarship Fund
Provides Scholarships For Temple Israel Maccabi Participants.
ELLIS - Stephanie Hope Ellis College Scholarship Fund
Assists A College-Bound Temple Israel Religious School Senior.
FARBER - Audrey & William Farber Early Childhood Center Fund
FENTON - Aaron Fenton Memorial Fund
FIENMAN - Anne & Edward Fienman College Scholarship Fund
Provides A College Scholarship To A Graduating Senior From Temple Israel Religious School.
Fine Arts Fund
To support the purchases of fine art at Temple Israel.
FOX - Jacqueline R. Fox Torah Study & School Scholarship Fund
Provides School Scholarships And Funding For The Torah Study Class.
FRAM - Rabbi Leon Fram Scholarship Fund
Supports The Temple Israel’s Religious School And Nursery School Scholarships And Programs.
GELLER - Florence A. Geller Food For The Needy Fund
Provides Food For The Needy.
GELMAN - Jascha Gelman Memorial Fund
Provides Funding For Israel Trip Scholarships.
General Endowment Fund
Provides Long Term Funding For Temple Israel.
General Gifts Fund
To provide general financial support of Temple Israel.
GERSHENSON - Richard Gershenson Memorial Fund
GOLD - Dr. Fredric & Linda Gold Newlywed Mezuzah Fund
To provide a new Mezuzah and scroll to all newlywed couples blessed by our rabbis.
GOLDBERG - Dr. Robert B. Goldberg Nursery School Scholarship Fund
Provides Nursery School Scholarships For Temple Israel Students.
GOODMAN - Albert Goodman College Scholarship Fund
Provides Tuition Assistance To A Graduating Senior Of Temple Israel’s Religious School.
GOODMAN - Arnie Goodman Memorial Fund
GOODMAN - Goodman Family Judaica Museum Fund
Provides Funding For The Temple Israel Judaica Museum And Its Programs.
GOODMAN - Sylvia Goodman Memorial Fund
To provide support for Temple Israel Torah Studies.
GORBACK - Esther & Jack Gorback Family Archives Fund
Supports The Temple Israel Archives.
GOTLIB - Steven Gotlib Memorial Fund
GOTTLIEB - Stephen Gottlieb z”l Memorial Endowment Fund
Supports Temple Music Programs.
GOTTLIEB - Arlene June Gottlieb Music Appreciation Fund
Provides For Musical Programming At Temple Israel.
GRANDON - Samuel F. Grandon & Sylvia Grandon Goldstein Memorial Fund
Provides Books As Prizes To Students In The Religious School.
GROSS - Mollie & Joseph Gross Memorial Fund
Provides A Student With A Scholarship To Attend A Camp Or Other Youth Summer Trip.
HAAS - Daniel M., Sophie & Arthur J. Haas Memorial Fund
Provides A Speaker For Temple Israel’s Sisterhood.
HELLMAN - Phyllis Hellman Children's Literature Fund
HERMAN - Aviva Pearl Herman Memorial SHARE Fund
Provides support to those who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant loss.
HURWITZ - Estelle Hurwitz Bar/Bat Mitzvah Memorial Fund
Assists Bar/Bat Mitzvah Celebrants With Their Bar/Bat Mitzvah Expenses At Temple Israel.
HUTTON - Dr. Morris L. & Shirley Hutton Youth Activities Fund
Provides Non-Budgeted Goods, Services And Equipment To Temple Israel’s High School Youth Activities.
INNOVATION - The Innovation Fund
To fund new and innovative projects at the discretion of the Executive Committee.
IWREY - Iwrey Family Special Needs Fund
Serves The Needs Of The Elderly And Individuals With Disabilities Through Hearing Devices And Transportation.
IWREY - Iwrey Senior Programming Fund
To support programming for seniors.
IWREY - Les & Bob Iwrey Children’s Bedtime Ritual Fund Of Temple Israel
Supplies Bookplates, Tapes And Cd’s To Families Attending A Bedtime Ritual Program.
JACKIER - Larry & Eleanor Jackier Jewish Education Fund
The purpose of the Larry and Eleanor Jackier Jewish Education Fund is to pay for programming a) dedicated to the study of Torah, Mishna and Talmud and other traditional Jewish texts insofar as it impacts Reform Judaism, and b) designed to encourage our members to develop a better understanding about the purpose and value of certain prayers, the weekly Torah portions and/or the Jewish holidays.
Junior Youth Group Fund
Supports Programs For The Junior Youth Group.
Kabbalat Shabbat Album Recording Fund
Provides Funding For Temple Israel’s Kabbalat Shabbat Album
KAFTAN - Gloria & Allen Kaftan Shabbat Candlestick Fund
Presents Shabbat Candlesticks To Families At The Time Of The Naming Of Their Children At Temple Israel.
KAMIL - June & Dr. Richard Kamil Memorial Fund
Provides Assistance To The Community Through The Family Life Center Programming.
KANDEL - Stephan Rosenberger Kandel Nursery School Scholarship Fund
Provides Scholarships For Nursery And Bereavement Books For Bereaved Parents.
KAUFMAN - Babs And Herb Kaufman Listen In Fund
Provides Members Ability To Listen To Services By Phone.
KELLER - Joyce Keller & Michael A. Walch Mikvah Fund
Maintains The Beautiful Treasure That Temple Israel Has In Its Mikvah.
KELLMAN - Harry & Phyllis Kellman Memorial Fund
Supports Senior Programming At Temple Israel.
KIFFERSTEIN - Bertha & Harry Kifferstein Senior Adult Programming Fund
Supports Senior Programming At Temple Israel.
KLEIN - Dr. Sander Paul Klein Medical School Scholarship Fund
To provide a scholarship to a Temple Israel member attending an MD medical school.
KOMISAR - Abe Komisar Memorial Fund
KOVAN - Dr. Dennis J. and Milly Kovan Memorial Fund
KUDEWITZ - Sam & Sonia Kudewitz Holocaust Memorial Fund
Provides A Stipend For Teen Participation In The “March Of The Living” Trip.
LAKER - Harry & Sarah Laker Memorial Concert Fund
Provides Temple With A Concert Of Music With Jewish Content.
LEBOWSKY - Joseph & Bessie Lebowsky Nursery School Fund
Supplements Toys, Equipment And Supplies Used By The Nursery School.
LEVEY - Fran & Cal Levey Nursery School Scholarship Fund
Provides Scholarships To Assist In Nursery School Fees.
LEVIN - Larry Levin Memorial Scholarship Fund
Provides A Scholarship For A Temple Israel Student For Camp Or Other Youth Summer Trips.
LEVINE - Goldie & Reuben Levine Memorial Fund
Inspires And Encourages Creativity, Innovation And Exploration By A Member Of Temple Israel’s Religious School Faculty.
LEVINE - Samuel Todd Levine Baby Book Fund
Provides Members Or Children Of Members With A Baby Book When Their Newborns Are Blessed At Temple Israel.
Supports Temple Israel Libraries.
LINDEN - Bernard E. & Bernice S. Linden Fine Arts Fund
Assists Acquisition Of Fine Art And Art Forms, And To Renovate Objects D’art Currently In Temple Israel’s Possession.
LINER - Rosalyn Liner & Barry Liner Memorial Fund
Supports The Annual Temple Israel Chanukah Party.
LIPSON - Lipson Family Minyan Fund
Provides Resources For Minyan Expenses.
LITTMAN - Marvin Littman Memorial Fund For Camp Scholarships
LOSS - Susan And Rabbi Harold Loss Early Childhood Center Scholarship Fund
To provide Early Childhood Center scholarships.
LUFT - Dr. Sol Luft and Beatrice Locker Luft Shabbat in the Sun Memorial Fund
To provide funding for the Arizona Shabbat in the Sun.
MARGOLIS - Louis and Lily Margolis Family Challah Fund
Provides Challah to new members, and to those members returning home from the hospital or nursing care.
MILLIN - Adrienne Milin Bar/Bat Mitzvah Prayerbook Fund
Provides A Copy Of Our “Prayer Book” To Each Temple Israel Bar/Bat Mitzvah Celebrant.
MILLER - Peggy And Harry Miller Early Childhood Center Scholarship Fund
Provides Early Childhood Scholarships Given Annually.
MILLION - Charles A. Million & Carol Million Raf Camp & Rabbinical Scholarship Fund
Provides A Religious School Student With A Camp Scholarship At A Uahc Summer Camp, Or To Provide Funding For Rabbinic And Cantorial Students When Temple Israel Has Such Applicants.
MILLMAN - Barbara And Lawrence Millman Family Chanukah Fund
Provides Holiday Celebrations For Those In Need.
MINDELL - Mickey Mindell Emergency Needs Memorial Fund
To Provide Emergency Assistance To Families In Crisis.
MONASH - The Richard Monash Caring Fund
NEWMAN - Newman Family Fund For Library Programs & Resources
Sponsors Adult And Children’s Book Clubs, Nursery School Story Hours, And A Jewish Book Fair.
ORBACH - Keffy & Cantor Harold Orbach Children’s Concert Fund
Supports Temple Israel’s Children’s Concerts.
PARKANS - Susan Elaine Parkans Memorial Fund
Provides A Gift Of Jewish Ceremonial Objects To One Boy And One Girl In The 8th Grade.
PAZNER - Scott David Pazner Memorial Scholarship Fund For Single Parents
Provides Temple Israel Religious School Scholarships To Single Parent Recipients.
PICKETT - Helen M. Pickett Children’s Reading Fund
Provides Funding For Children’s Reading Programs.
PITT - Irving & Sarah Pitt College Scholarship Fund
Provides College Scholarships To Deserving Temple Israel Seniors.
PITT - Irving & Sarah Pitt Israel Scholarship Fund
Provides Funding For Scholarship Assistance For Youth Pilgrimages To Israel.
Provides Prayerbooks And Other Religious Publications For Temple Israel Use.
Rabbis’ Discretionary Fund
For Charitable Purposes.
REIFLER - Faye & Don Reifler Memorial Youth Trip Scholarship Fund
Provides Scholarships To Temple Israel Youth Group Members To Attend Youth Trips.
ROSS - Marsha & Norman Ross ECC Program Fund
Provides programming assistance to the ECC at Temple Israel.
ROTH - George & Anne Roth Youth Education & Awareness Fund
Educates Our Religious School Students Through Programming.
ROTH - Michael N. Roth Camp Scholarship Memorial Fund
To provide support for URJ Camp Scholarships.
RUBIN - Lynn & Harvey Rubin Social Action Fund
Provides funding for a variety of social action programs.
SAMSON - Samson Family Minyan Fund
Assists In The Expenses Of The Daily Minyan.
SATOVSKY - Stanley Satovsky Family Fund
SCHELBERG - Schelberg Family Shabbat Birthday Book Fund
Provides Children’s Books For The Shabbat Birthday Program.
SCHMIER - Regene & Leslie Schmier Concert Series Endowment Fund
To provide in perpetuity a high-quality, no charge concert series for the benefit of Temple members, their families and the community at large.
SEIDERMAN - Abraham Seiderman College Education Fund
To provide financial assistance to a student still striving to achieve their academic potential.
SEXTON - Dr. Rose Malach Sexton Memorial Fund
Provides a scholarship to a Temple Israel student for travel to Israel.
SHANKER - Susan Shanker Camp Scholarship Fund
Provides A Uahc Camp Scholarship To A Religious School Student.
SHAPIRO - Evan Shapiro Fund For The Fight Against Cancer
Provides Cancer Awareness Educational Programs At Temple Israel.
SILVER - Debra & Joseph z"l Silver L’dor V’dor, Generation To Generation, Family Garden Fund
Perpetuates The Care And Maintenance Of Temple Israel’s L’dor V’dor, Generation To Generation, Family Gardens.
SILVER - Johanna, I. Walter And Anne Gonte Silver Scholarship Fund
Provides Scholarships For Pre-School.
SIMON - Manuel S. And Gale F. Simon & Sherry E. Simon Scholarship Fund
Enables One High School Student To Attend A Uahc Summer Camp Program.
SIMONS - Frank L. Simons Memorial Fund
Provides For Temple Israel Leadership Conferences.
SKLAR - Kole-Otis-Sklar Families Early Education Fund In Memory Of Sheila Otis Sklar, Rose Weider Otis & Irvin Otis
Supports Nursery (Ecc) Tot Shabbat Picnic Programs.
SOLOMON - Anna Ruth, Helen, Lena Solomon & Esther Solomon Krause Summer Camp Scholarship Memorial Fund
Assists Temple Israel Youth To Participate In Jewish Summer Programs.
SOMLYO - Somlyo Family Memorial Fund
Awards Jewish Publications To An Outstanding Confirmand.
SOSNICK - Robert Sosnick Family Life Center Endowment Fund
Supports Temple Israel’s Family Life Center.
STARK - Stark Family Fund
Provides Family Programming.
STILLMAN - David I. Stillman Scholarship Fund
Provides A Scholarship For A Student In Temple Israel’s Religious School To Attend Kutz Camp.
STULBERG - David Arthur Stulberg Memorial Fund
Funds Senior Programming At Temple Israel.
SURNOW - Jeffrey Surnow Memorial Fund
SYME - Rabbi M. Robert Syme Memorial Fund
Provides For Summer Music Programming.
SYME - Sonia Syme & Michael Syme Memorial Fund
Provides Camperships And Other Charitable Purposes.
TECHNER - Alicia Joy Techner Memorial Fund
Provides An Annual Parenting Conference.
Temple Israel Brotherhood Fund
Supports The Temple Community Through Brotherhood Charitable Programming.
Temple Israel Environmental Fund
Supports Temple Israel “Green” Projects.
THAL - Dorothy Thal Summer Camp Fund
An Award To A Temple Israel Youth Wishing To Participate In A Jewish Camp Program.
TOBIAS - The Tobias Fund
Provides Leadership Opportunities For Temple Members.
TRUNSKY - Leonard & Roslyn Trunsky College Scholarship Fund
Supports Scholarship Funding.
TYNER, Suzanne & Herbert Tyner Religious School Fund
UNATIN - Jackie Unatin Memorial Chanukah Fund
Provides Holiday Celebrations For Those In Need.
VICTOR - Fran Victor Israel Education Fund
To Fund Israel Related Education And Activities.
VICTOR - Juanita and George Victor Mishebeirach Blanket Fund
To provide mishebeirach blankets to hospital, nursing home, and rehab patients.
WEINBERG - Max & Edith Weinberg Memorial Fund
Provides Funding For Temple Israel’s Weinberg Library.
WEINSTEIN - Weinstein Israel Trip Scholarship Fund
Grants A Scholarship To A Temple Israel Student For Travel To Israel.
WELL - The Well - a project of the Lori Talsky Zekelman Fund
YALDEINU - Yaldeinu Fund
Funds For Children Who Have Been Orphaned In Our Community.
YEDWAB - The Wendy & Rabbi Paul Yedwab Youth Enrichment Fund
To support a variety of youth enrichment activities offered or sponsored by Temple Israel.
To support YFTI activities and events
YORKE - Susan & Hanley Yorke Social Action Fund
Finances Social Action Projects Of Temple Israel.
Youth Israel Pilgrimage Fund
Supports Youth Scholarships For Temple Israel Sponsored Trips To Israel.
ZATKIN - Judith & Richard Zatkin Youth Fund
Provides Resources For Youth Group Programs.