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Thank you for making a donation or payment to Congregation Shaarei Tefillah. For more about our donation types, please scroll to the bottom of the page.

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Donations - General: Unrestricted donations that allow Shaarei to use funds where they are needed most and will be the most impactful. These donations support our professionals, programs and events, and maintaining our facility.

Afghan Resettlement Fund: This fund supports Shaarei Tefillah's Afghan Resettlement Project.

Book Donations: Donating a siddur or chumash supports our collection of prayer books. We also welcome donations to support the maintenance of our library. Please contact the office with any questions.

Chesed Fund: Shaarei Tefillah’s Chesed Committee strives to provide member families with aid and support in times of need, including death and bereavement, births, and Bikur Cholim.

Dues: These categories correspond with our membership tiers. If you are interested in joining our Shul or changing your membership category, please contact the office or our president.

Matanot L'Evyonim: Leading up to Purim, we collect money for arguably the most important mitzvah of Purim - to give gifts to at least two needy individuals.

Rabbi's Discretionary Fund: A separate fund outside of Shaarei’s regular operations, this fund is for worthy causes and used at Rabbi Samuels's discretion.

Yahrzeit Donation: It is customary to make a charitable donation on the event of a loved one's yahrzeit.

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