$500,000 Contributed to Brandeis University; Three Gifts Total $255,000
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$500,000 Contributed to Brandeis University; Three Gifts Total $255,000

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Gifts and pledges of $508,000 to Brandeis University, America’s first secular educational institution under Jewish auspices, were reported today by Julius Silver, treasurer of The Albert Einstein Foundation, sponsoring body of the university.

At the same time, Mr. Silver made public three gifts to the Foundation totaling $255,000. These were: $105,000 by Mr. and Mrs. Allen L. Goldfine of New York City; $100,000 by Israel Rogosin of New York City; and $50,000 by Abraham Shapiro of Boston.

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The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
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  • 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