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Kiddush Sponsorship

The Yavneh Minyan is proud to serve both Kiddush and Seudah Shelishit every Shabbat. Please help us to defray the costs by sponsoring Kiddush and/or Seudah Shelishit.

To arrange to sponsor a Kiddush or a Seudah Shelishit, please contact Miriam Benzaquen.

Kiddush Sponsorship Rates and Policies

  • Member rate for the sponsorship of a Basic Shabbat Kiddush is $220.
  • There is an additional $220 charge for non-Members. This $220 non-Member charge may be credited towards Membership dues if the sponsor joins the Minyan within 6 months of the kiddush.
  • Basic Kiddush consists of: cake, soda/drinks, snacks and paper goods. Please see below for additional options that may be added to the Kiddush at extra cost.
  • Sponsorship rates are subject to change.

Sharing Dates

  • If a Kiddush has more than one sponsor, the basic Kiddush cost will be $220 per sponsor. (I.e. each sponsor pays $220.)
  • Sponsors share the cost of any additional options ordered. (In the event of a significant disparity in the options desired by each sponsor, the Minyan reserves the right to ask each sponsor to pay the full price of the options requested by that sponsor.)
  • Please note that we can not guarantee a solo sponsorship date.

Extra Options

Additional Kiddush Options:
(prices subject to change - please ask about pricing and availability. These options must be requested at least 10 days in advance)
Potato or Noodle Kugel: $60
Meat Cholent: $100
Gefilte Fish: $36
Herring: $72

Seudah Shelishit Sponsorship

  • The sponsorship rate for Seudah Shelishit is $100 (for Members and non-Members).
  • Multiple sponsors are allowed for Seudah Shelishit, with each sponsor paying $100.
  • Seudah Shelishit is held regularly between Mincha and Ma’ariv on Shabbat day. Generally a Shiur or Devar Torah is given during Seudah Shelishit.
  • Seudah Shelishit usually consists of challah rolls, tuna, and salad(s).

Other  Sponsorship

Coffee Time - Sponsorship of the Shabbat Morning coffee and tea setup may be sponsored, and recognized in the newsletter, for a $36 donation.

Friday Night Oneg - Sponsorships are available for the Friday night Oneg/Social Hour programs, for a $36 donation.

Rabbi's Shiur -  Rabbi Sokol's after-Kiddush shiur is now available for sponsorship. The donation requested to sponsor a week's shiur is $36.

Newsletter - A week's sponsorship donation is $18. Please submit your sponsorship requests to by Wednesday afternoon at 4pm.

Eitz Chaim - Entries may be made on the Eitz Chaim plaque, which is hung at near the Minyan entrance. "Leaves" are $180 each.

Reservations and Payment

To arrange to sponsor a Kiddush or a Seudah Shelishit, please contact Miriam Benzaquen.

Please make checks payable to the Yavneh Minyan and mail to the mailing address listed on the home page. Or go to the donate page to pay via paypal.

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