Kiddush Cup Raises Money for A Coalition for a Better Wallingford

On August 28, 2017, Beth Israel Synagogue President Dick Caplan and former President Alida Cella presented a check to the Coalition for a Better Wallingford, a grassroots organization that brings awareness to substance and alcohol addiction/abuse happening in our community. Over $3,900 was raised during the 18th Annual Kiddush Cup Golf Tournament held on May 10, 2017. “We are grateful to be able to contribute to such an important Wallingford organization,” said Beth Israel Synagogue President Dick Caplan. The Kiddush Cup Golf Tournament is Beth Israel Synagogue’s biggest fundraiser. The next golf tournament is May 16, 2018. For more information about this tournament, please contact Co-Chair Richard Caplan at (203) 269-4421 or email Historic Beth Israel Synagogue in Wallingford is “the little congregation with a big heart.” This friendly community, over 110 years old and has a diverse and active membership. We pride ourselves on being a haven for interfaith families. Programming highlights our desire to encompass all the elements of Judaism – prayer, learning and gathering – into meaningful and fun-filled events. For more information, contact Dick Caplan at 203-269-4421 or Further information can be found on our website:

Jay Alpert