Orange County Jewish Community Scholar Program
“We ignite your passion for Judaism!” – est. 2001
CSP Donations & Memberships
CSP 21st ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP LEVELS:
With your help, we can continue to bring high level on-line programming to our local, national and international audiences! Please support CSP today with a donation on-line or by check to CSP at 5 Klamath, Irvine, CA 92612. CSP offers donors many benefits in addition to on-line and live programming, check out the list below! Membership levels are per household, maximum 2 persons. CSP live-streams programs on our CSP Facebook site and shares recordings on our CSP YouTube Channel (please visit and subscribe).
1. Members Only Programs: While many of our online programs are free of charge, certain programs are for “members only” (includes our summer scholar series with Barbara Drake Boehm, our CSP+ discussion groups and our one-month scholar classes);
2. Virtual Travel Adventure Series: CSP members are invited to participate in our special online virtual travel series, to include 6 interesting locations over the next 12 months.
Friend level benefits, plus:
1. Travel Adventures: CSP “Supporter” level membership is required to participate in any of our travel adventures. In the next 12 months, we are planning for an October big group trip to Israel, a May boutique arts trip to Israel and a June Boston adventure;
2. YouTube Unlisted. CSP “Supporters” may request access to recordings that are not publicly available on our CSP YouTube channel.
Supporter level benefits, plus choice of:
1. A Rekindled World. Signed first edition author’s copy of Agnieszka Traczewska’s hardcover book “A Rekindled World”;
2. Russ & Daughters Box. New York’s finest Nova, all natural cream cheese, hand-rolled bagels, chocolate babka, and Private Blend coffee with a Russ & Daughters mug.
Sustainer level benefits, plus:
1. Two Private Events with CSP’s Annual One Month Scholar: Invitation to attend 2 private events with CSP’s 21st Annual One Month Scholar;
2. Fleece Jacket. CSP “Benefactors” will get special CSP monogrammed fleece zipper jackets (please share your requested size).
Benefactor level benefits, plus:
1. Adult Retreat. Invitation to attend, at no charge, our 16th Annual Adult Retreat at the Luskin Conference Center in Los Angeles, CA (located on the UCLA campus). Includes one room-night, 3 meals, 3 presentations and much more! Sessions will be shared over the internet for patrons who are not able to be with us in person;
2. Olive Oil from Israel. Six bottles of high-quality Kosher extra virgin boutique olive oil from the Jezreel Valley in Israel, personalized with your name or the name of your choice.
Patron level benefits, plus:
1. Program Dedication. Dedicate a program in honor or memory of a friend/loved one (includes option to say a few words before our event starts);
2. Curated Food Boxes. Pre-Rosh Hashana and Pre-Chanukah food boxes, curated for your taste buds (please tell us if you have any dietary restrictions or allergies)
Gold Patron level benefits, plus, choice of:
1. Art from the Sabar Collection. An art piece from Prof. Shalom Sabar’s Israel ephemera collection – includes a private one-hour online session to explore choices from the collection and to discuss art with Prof. Sabar;
2. Cosmic Experience with Daniel Matt. A private one-hour, online session with Prof. Danny Matt. Ask him any questions you want about the Kabbalah and/or study a section of the Zohar.
Platinum Patron level benefits, plus, choice of:
1. Ariel Burger Artwork. An original art piece by Ariel Burger; includes a private one-hour online session with Ariel to explore choices from his artworks and to discuss deep questions of faith and living a life of meaning;
2. A Night to Remember with Marc Michael Epstein. Prof. Marc Michael Epstein will travel to your home for dinner with you and a small group of your friends. Includes cost of all travel arrangements for MME and gourmet kosher catered meal for up to 8 people.
Endower level benefits, plus, choice of:
1. Shop for Israeli Art with Shirel Horovitz. Enjoy personalized, online advice and assistance in acquiring an original art piece from an up-and-coming Israeli artist. Shirel will help you find an amazing art piece to display in your home. Includes a credit of $2,500 towards the art piece of your choice;
2. A Day of Gallery Hopping in NYC with Tobi Kahn. Spend an unforgettable day in NYC visiting art galleries and/or art museums. You will meet amazing artists and enjoy an epic dinner in the mecca of world art with award winning artist, Tobi Kahn.