Donations and Dues
Would you like to make a donation to a special CKI fund in honor or in memory of someone? Perhaps for a birthday, graduation, a ‘life cycle’ event, a special achievement or in honor of a special teacher?
The following CKI Funds are available to you for your generous donations:
Abraham M. and Anna Rose Seltzer Music Endowment Fund – Jewish cultural enrichment programs
Amazon Smile - Set up CKI as your charity on Amazon Smile
Clara Wechter Education Fund – Supports CKI Torah School and Adult Education
Endowment Fund – See the CKI President regarding this fund
General Fund – For multi-purpose use by CKI
Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund – Needs are determined by the Rabbi
Lee Miller Book Fund – New books for the CKI Library
Lillian Roth Scholarship Fund – See the CKI President regarding this fund
Major Gifts ($5,000 and above) – See the CKI President regarding this fund
Memorial Plaques - $300 donation required
Prayer Book Fund - $25 donation for Siddur and $60 donation for Chumash
Simon C. and Ruth L. Kaplan Torah Fund – Repair of Sefrei Torah
Sisterhood Flower Fund – Flowers for the Bimah
Sisterhood Vision Fund – $50 donation for ‘large type’ Siddur
Tree of Life - $100 donation for a ‘leaf’ and $1,000 donation for a ‘rock’
CKI Youth – Supports youth programs
Donate funds by CHECK or ONLINE
If you prefer to donate by CHECK, you can download a Fund Donation Form here.
Please make your check payable to: CKI and mail it with your Fund Donation Form to:
CKI, 330 Division Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Be sure to include the specific name of the fund you wish to donate to, and who it is in honor or in memory of, along with your own name & address
If you prefer to donate ONLINE, simply click the ‘DONATE’ button located at the top of this page!
Also consider a gift to the CKI Endowment Fund through one of our Income for Life plans.
Both plans offer significant tax advantages:
Charitable Remainder Trusts – in which you transfer funds into a trust or mutual fund, which pays you income
Charitable Gift Annuities – in which you purchase an annuity and receive income
For further information on either of these two plans, please contact:
Barry Rose, Endowment Fund Chairman
CKI Main Office: 847.741.5656
Or write to:
CKI Endowment Fund, 330 Division Street,
Elgin, IL 60120
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