‘israelite’ 80 Years Old
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‘israelite’ 80 Years Old

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The American Israelite this week is celebrating its eightieth anniversary. It was founded in 1854 by the late Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise, earliest protagonist of Reform Judaism in America.

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