$18,053,000 Spent by United Jewish Appeal Agencies Since Pearl Harbor
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$18,053,000 Spent by United Jewish Appeal Agencies Since Pearl Harbor

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A total of $18,053,000 has been spent during the past twelve months by the Joint Distribution Committee, United Palestine Appeal and National Refugee Service, the constituent agencies of the United Jewish Appeal, for large-scale war relief and rehabilitation overseas, Palestine reconstruction and defense and aid to refugees in the United States, it was reported today. Since Pearl Harbor some 3,200 communities have conducted campaigns on behalf of the United Jewish Appeal, the report said.

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