Capital Campaign



Hope in the Future. Power in the Present.

Sustaining! The new look of CBHT!
Longevity! Goundbreaking of Religious School in 1954
Building out the lower level for our Religious School
Join us today on our journey to realizing our full potential at CBHT 

  • Power in the PresentOur beginning to our 125th anniversary “Honoring the Past – Celebrating the Present – Building for the Future.”
  • Message from President Sam Kaplan – See what our President suggests … Read More
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  • Why We Gave

    L’Dor V’Dor Capital Campaign Transforms into a Higher Purpose

    It’s now time to Climb the Mountain, Make Aliyah, and Meet our Goal! With three –fourths of the L’Dor V’Dor capital campaign completed and our 125th Anniversary year still fresh in our minds, it is now time ...

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    Family Tradition at CBHT Spans Six Generations

    Family Tradition at CBHT Spans Six Generations I  was fortunate to be born and raised in western North Carolina. My roots in Asheville date back to 1898. Six generations of family have called Asheville home. Living ...

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    CBHT —Giving from the Heart

    CBHT —Giving from the Heart By Gail A. Manheimer I have always felt our Temple represents an extension of our home, a welcoming place for us to pray, meditate, study, sing, find fellowship, make new friends and ...

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    I gave to honor my parents to ensure future generations at CBHT

    I gave to honor my parents to ensure  a bright future for generations to come at CBHT   By Judy Kaplan At a Temple annual meeting, I sat by listening to people talk about the need to ...

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    What This Means to Us

    by Cindy Feiler. We joined CBHT thirteen years ago because we needed a community.  We were new to Asheville, and I was pregnant with Logan.  We wanted to meet the Rabbi, and know who would officiate her naming ...

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Campaign Objectives

$1.4  Million Goal

  1. Building – help build out our lower level space for our religious school students and adult programming
  2. Sustaining- our facility/physical building, faculty and personnel
  3. Growing- help our congregation grow into a temple with space to handle membership expansion and services;  21st century communication and educational opportunities for all interests and ages 
  4. Longevity- grow our endowment to bolster resiliency for the future of our children and their children at CBHT

Going Forward?

  • We need 100% of our current membership to contribute –  a minimum gift of ( 2 x Chai)  $36
  • For those who pledged and paid their pledge, please do one more gift
  • For those who can, give again over the next 5 years.
  • Former CBHT members and community philanthropists- your legacy gifts are appreciated

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