8x8 RegRed Blank Brick 02 14 12 copyThe Legacy Path to the Future Campaign has raised $66,700 from donors who have given bricks in honor of or in memory of loved ones. There is still time to donate $500 for a 8"x8" brick or $250 for a 4"x8" brick, but no additional brick donation orders will be accepted after July 1, 2017.

To purchase a brick online, click here. If you have questions regarding the Legacy Path to the Future Campaign, contact Katie Edelstein at fundraising@bethisraelbellingham.org or the Beth Israel office at (360) 733-8890.

12:15 p.m. Sunday, June 4, 2017
at Lake Padden Park 

Come celebrate a successful year of Jewish learning at Kesher!  Join us for games and good company at Lake Padden following our final Kesher classes at the old synagogue building. We will be in the shelter by the playground. Kesher will provide barbecued salmon, but otherwise this will be a potluck meal. Please bring your own plates, cups and utensils. All CBI congregants are invited -- mark your calendar now and plan to join the fun!

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Board Information

April 12, 2017 Board Agenda

The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors will meet next at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at 751 San Juan Blvd. The Executive Committee sets the agenda for regular Board of Director's meetings. The next regular Board Meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 751 San Juan Blvd

Please direct any suggested topics for board meetings to Executive Committee members: President Dan Ohms, Vice Presidents Steve Garfinkle and Katie Edelstein, Treasurer Terri Weiner, Secretary Paul Blum, and Rabbi Joshua Samuels, ex-officio.

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