Hebrew Congregations Union to Tax Synagogues
Menu JTA Search

Hebrew Congregations Union to Tax Synagogues

Download PDF for this date

To eliminate annual drives for funds and to shift the financial responsibility from wealthy individuals to the congregations, the Budget Appropriation Committee of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations at a meeting yesterday in the Harmony Club formulated a plan whereby the congregations shall contribute a percentage of their total annual income to support of the Union.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund