Canada Zionists Raise $1,000,000 During 1944; More Than Half Goes to U.p.a.
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Canada Zionists Raise $1,000,000 During 1944; More Than Half Goes to U.p.a.

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The Zionist and the Hadassah organizations of Canada raised the sum of $1,035,000 during 1944, it was announced today by Rabbi Jesse Schwartz, executive director of the Zionist Organization of Canada. This sum includes $560,000 for the United Palestine Appeal, $244,695 for the Youth Aliyah and $150,000 for the Jewish National Fund.

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  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
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