Rockefeller and Harkness Give to Jewish Charities
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Rockefeller and Harkness Give to Jewish Charities

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Gifts from John D. Rockefeller, jr., the Altman Foundation and Edward S. Harkness, totaling $110,000, were announced yesterday by the Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies. Mr. Rockefeller and the Foundation made gifts of $50,000 each and Mr. Harkness contributed $10,000.

The Federation has opened the final month’s drive in its campaign to raise $2,221,000 to complete the 1930 budget of its ninety-one affiliated institutions.

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  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund