Mizrachi, Keren Hayesod Launch Campaign to Collect Shipload of Food for Israel
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Mizrachi, Keren Hayesod Launch Campaign to Collect Shipload of Food for Israel

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A campaign to collect a shipload of food supplies for Israel was launched |here today by the Mizrachi Organization of America in cooperation with the Keren Hayesod. More than 2,500 Jewish and non-Jewish grocers in the greater New York area are joining in the drive, offering their stores as collection stations. The first preliminary shipment will be sent to the Jewish state within two weeks.

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