GENERAL OPERATING FUND
Without generous outside support, Oheb Shalom would not exist. If you have ever joined us on Shabbat, attended a program or event, volunteered, studied with the Rabbi, or enjoyed music in our halls, our general operating fund has helped to make this happen.
Honor the memory of a loved one with a donation to this fund.
IN THE SPIRIT OF THANKSGIVING
Acknowledge milestone events of others within our community and beyond, even those celebrated within your family.
ARTHUR BLUMENAU FUND FOR MICKEY FRIED PRESCHOOL
Provides funding for special programs and projects, repairs, and capital expenditures of the Mickey Fried Preschool.
BOBROW KOSHER FOOD PANTRY
Helps to provide sustenance for the less fortunate members of the local community by donating funds for food purchase.
CAMP RAMAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
This fund adds to a scholarship for an Oheb Shalom youth to participate in a Camp Ramah summer camp experience.
CANTOR EDGAR & GERDA MILLS MUSIC FUND
Cantor Edgar Mills, founder of the Cantors Assembly of America, served as the Oheb Shalom cantor from 1943 until 1978. This fund works to keep his love for music alive throughout the halls of Oheb Shalom.
CANTOR'S DISCRETIONARY FUND
This fund allows our Cantor to support special projects within Oheb Shalom and the broader community. Donations may not be made online. To make a donation, call the office at (973) 762-7067.
David Schechner Fund
David Schechner, an icon of our congregation, and fourth generation member, served as a trustee and past president. This fund works to perpetuate David’s lifelong commitment to Oheb Shalom by providing funding for furniture, fixtures and equipment to ensure that the beauty of the physical space continues to uplift the beauty of our spiritual community.
MORRIS AND LILLIAN GRUNT FUND FOR FAMILY EDUCATION
This fund helps to support family programs throughout the year.
fan & hyman M. jacobs library fund
Established in 1911, the library provides an extensive collection of books, periodicals, reference works, DVDs, and an online catalog. Donations help us to keep updating our offerings.
JEWISH EDUCATION FUND FOR YOUTH
Contributions to this fund enable Jewish youth of high school age or younger to enhance their Jewish education.
MICKEY FRIED PRESCHOOL FUND
For many years, Mickey and Sylvia Fried were a dynamic force at Oheb Shalom. Participate in the continuation of this endowment by contributing to our award-winning preschool program in Mickey's and Sylvia's memory.
JORDAN NADLER ISRAEL STUDIES FUND
The intent of this fund is to instill a love of Israel through dynamic programming for children and families.
RABBI ALEXANDER M. SHAPIRO SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Rabbi Alexander M. Shapiro served as Rabbi of our congregation for twenty years. The scholarship fund continues his commitment to education through a variety of adult education classes.
RABBI'S DISCRETIONARY FUND
This fund allows our Rabbi to support special projects within Oheb Shalom and the broader community. Donations may not be made online. To make a donation, call the office at (973) 762-7067.
RICHMAN & KRUGER FUND
This fund supports synagogue membership growth through creative and innovative religious school programming for school age children and their families.
ALYSON & RICHARD SLUTZKY JEWISH PARENTING CENTER
Through speakers, forums and discussions, this fund seeks to create and foster a community of families who share concerns and experiences.
ROSE & ISADORE ZEMAN RELIGIOUS SCHOOL FUND
Rose and Isadore Zeman were active members of Oheb Shalom during their lifetimes and this endowment allows their memories to live on through the children who pass through the synagogue's religious school program.