By sponsoring our event, purchasing a raffle ticket, and/or attending our event you are helping change lives in the DFW Metroplex. CBI Brotherhood is proud to affiliate with the following 2018 Casino Night Beneficiaries:
CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL
Congregation Beth Israel (CBI) was established in 1998.CBI is a welcoming Reform Jewish community that serves individuals and families in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area. We are a home for spiritual awareness, education, and growth. CBI believes in interfaith inclusion and transforming Jewish isolation through engagement, participation, and volunteerism. Embracing the Jewish traditions of L’Dor V’Dor (linking generation to generation) and Tikkun Olam (repair the world) allows CBI to nurture meaningful relationships and a profound sense of belonging.
Your support tonight will enable CBI to continue to offer life changing programs as well as provide for significant infrastructure improvements for our congregation.
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES
As an integral service arm of the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, Jewish Family Services (JFS) offers individual and family counseling as well as support groups to the entire community. JFS also helps coordinate a Senior Adult Lunch Program where approximately 150 hot meals are served each week. JFS also helps member of our community who, from time to time, may need some help to fulfill their basic needs, such as food and shelter. Locally, JFS opened an office to offer services in Colleyville for members of CBI and the community as a whole.
Your support tonight will help further advance these important efforts.
Grace is a faith-based, non-profit relief agency tat provides food, clothing, and other emergency assistance to people who are in need in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake or other Northeast Tarrant County communities. Extended resources through transitional housing, and case management are directed toward developing self sufficiency. Compassion and assistance are offered as a response to God's grace in partnership local churches, municipalities, businesses, civic organizations, and individuals.
THE JORDAN ELIZABETH HARRIS FOUNDATION
Established in 2014 by the Harris family, The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation both honors the memory of their daughter and works to break the silence surrounding mental illness. Considering almost 19 Americans are affected by depression and young adult suicide is a silent epidemic, its is to help other conquer depression by finding research, increasing awareness, and education the community in the hopes of preventing young adult suicide.
METROPORT MEALS ON WHEELS
Metroport Meals On Wheels, Inc. is a grassroots volunteer advocate
for the elderly and those in need through home-delivered meals, senior
center lunches, activity programs and other support services. We are
“neighbors helping neighbors” working to alleviate hunger and isolation
in our communities and to foster the independence, worth and dignity of
each individual we serve.
Stepping Stones is a non-profit organization that focuses on
“at-risk” and homeless children in the community. Our many programs
serve to support our mission and encourage each child to take steps
toward a better future. These programs also work to bring about change,
break unhealthy cycles and begin to bring hope to an otherwise hopeless
Our children are also supported through volunteers, monetary
donations, service donations and funds generated through Stepping Stones
Resale Boutique. In addition, we partner with the local community,
businesses and other organizations to achieve our goals toward these
children’s bright futures.
Ways You Can Help Our Beneficiaries:
1. Attend the Event.
2. Purchase extra casino chips throughout the evening.
3. Donate to our silent auction by contacting us or using our "donate an item" page.
4. Have a rental home or vacation timeshare? Consider donating it as a prize for this year's event.
5. Have a connection with an individual or organization who can help provide a unique experience as an auction item? Please share these details with Brotherhood.
6. Bid on a live auction item. These items are unique one-of-a-kind opportunities.
7. Purchase a wine-pull entry to win a great bottle of fine wine.
8. Consider an instant gift to the charity of your choice on our "Donate" page or the night of the event - we will make it easy through your bidding tool.
9. Help us spread the word about the event to encourage more people to attend. Although we have over 350 guests we haven't outgrown our space yet.
10. Consider a gift of your time or talents. Each of these organizations rely on volunteers and we know that not all gifts are monetary.
The Brotherhood is a men’s service and social organization within the membership of Congregation Beth Israel, Inc. (CBI). Our purpose is to build a spirit of fellowship, mutual support and spiritual growth while furthering the core activities and objectives of our Congregation. We offer opportunities to participate in educational, cultural and recreational activities within CBI, and the greater community.
“Because Brothers don’t let each other wander in the dark alone.”
Phone (CBI Office): 817 581-5500