$100,000 Jewish Center Opened in Miami
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$100,000 Jewish Center Opened in Miami

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Spiritual and lay leaders joined here in the dedication service of the Miami Beach Jewish Center, the first center building ever constructed by the Jewish group in Greater Miami.

Over seven hundred people witnessed the dedication, which marked the formal opening of the $100,000 structure, providing facilities for religious, educational, social and cultural activities as well as athletic training.

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