United Zionist Drive Successful in Canada
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United Zionist Drive Successful in Canada

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

The first united campaign for the Keren Hayesod and the Jewish National Fund lauched in Canada as a United Palestine Appeal, has already justified itseif according to a statement issued by the Zionist Organization of Canada.

With the inauguration of the campaign in Montreal and Toronto, as well as in several important centres in the Province of Ontario. $175,000 has already been contributed. The outstanding donors are A. J. Freiman of Ottawa and David Dunkelman of Toronto with $10,000 each. A. Levin of Montreal and Moses Gelber of Toronto with $5,000 each and R. A. Darwin, of Montreal, with $3,000.

Canadian Zionists are seeking to raise this year $200,000 as their annual contribution to the Keren Hayesod and $300,000 as the first installment on their $1,000,000 purchase in the Emek Hasharon for the Jewish National Fund.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
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  • 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