Canadian Hadassah Will Establish Children’s Settlement in Palestine to Care for Refugees
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Canadian Hadassah Will Establish Children’s Settlement in Palestine to Care for Refugees

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Canadian Hadassah will establish a new settlement in Palestine to care for refugee children from Europe, it was announced here today. A 400-dunam site for the settlement, which will be known as the “Canadian Hadassah Children’s Village,” has been presented to Hadassah by the Jewish National Fund in appreciation of its contribution to the development of a Jewish National Home in Palestine.

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