Beth Emet - The Free Synagogue

Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

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Below is a list of Beth Emet's General Operating Funds. Donations can be made to any of the funds, and it is a wonderful way in which to honor or remember an individual. For more information, please see Ways to Give. For a complete listing of the Beth Emet Foundation Funds, please see List of Funds.

  • Discretionary Funds

Rabbi Andrea London Discretionary Fund
Rabbi Amy Memis-Foler Discretionary Fund
Cantor Kyle Cotler Discretionary Fund
Director of Lifelong Learning Discretionary Fund
Executive Director Discretionary Fund

  • Adult Education Fund - To support Beth Emet's robust adult education program.
  • Beth Emet Soup Kitchen Fund - to provide funds for feeding the hungry at Beth Emet on Wednesday evenings
  • Happy Day Fund - to celebrate a simcha (happy occasion) and/or to honor a member of the community
  • Kahal Shabbat - to support the weekly Shabbat morning service
  • Memorial / Yahrzeit Fund - in memory of a recent loss or in observance of a yahrzeit
  • Mitzvah Appeal - to support the congregation's annual campaign
  • P-DAT Fund Detained Immigrants - to provide funds for personal items for newly released detained immigrants
  • Shabbat Connections / Ozerim - Provides Shabbat dinner and Shiva Minyan leaders for members of the community
  • Speedy Recovery Fund - to support Beth Emet The Free Synagogue
  • Torah / Siddur Fund - offers a way in which to support our Torah maintenance and the purchase of ample Siddurim (prayer books) and Chumashim (Torah commentaries)
  • Tzedakah Fund - to support causes, organizations, and projects that promote justice, equality and social well being.
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Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

  • A Close Look at Torah

    with Rabbi Andrea London
    Fridays, through June 12 | 9:30 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. (No class May 29)
    via Zoom (or call 312-626- 6799 Meeting ID: 657 819 679)

    There are many ways to interpret Torah and the nuances of meaning that are o...

  • with David Shyovitz
    Fridays, May 15 and 22 | 9:45 – 11:15 a.m.
    via Zoom (or call 312-626-6799 Meeting ID: 869 6821 9446)

    The relationship between Christians and Jews has been marked by violence and mutual antagonism for much of ...

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