Hadassah Cables $1,500 for Holiday Needy in Palestine
Menu JTA Search

Hadassah Cables $1,500 for Holiday Needy in Palestine

Download PDF for this date

A Rosh Hashanah gift of $1,500 for the purchase of shoes and clothing for needy persons in Palestine has been cabled by the Palestine Supplies Bureau of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, to its representatives in Palestine, it was announced yesterday by Mrs. A. H. Fromenson, chairman of the Palestine Supplies Bureau. The purchase will be made in time for distribution before the New Year.

Hadassah headquarters also cabled $15,000 to Palestine for its health work and related activities as part of the regular monthly commitment.

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