Jewish Labor Groups Raise $1,250,000 for Palestine in the United States
Menu JTA Search

Jewish Labor Groups Raise $1,250,000 for Palestine in the United States

Download PDF for this date

The sum of $1,250,000 was raised this year by the National Labor Committee for Palestine, it was reported today by Isaac Hamlin, national secretary, at a session of the national council of the organization.

This is the largest sum ever raised by the National Labor Committee during the twenty years of its existence. It exceeds last year’s fund raising by approximately $450,000. The total includes $225,000 raised by the Jewish Pioneer Women Organization which is affiliated with the Labor Committee.

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