St. Louis Orthodox Jewish Community Organized
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St. Louis Orthodox Jewish Community Organized

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A United Orthodox Jewish Community which will be known under the name, Vaad Ha’ier, was organized today at a conference in which representatives of all local Orthodox congregations participated.

The new organization will be the official representative of the local orthodox Jews.

Founding Funders

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  • 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