Mrs. Sara Friedman, Founder of Palestine Lighthouse. Dies at Age of 69
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Mrs. Sara Friedman, Founder of Palestine Lighthouse. Dies at Age of 69

Mrs. Sara Friedman, founder and president of the Palestine Lighthouse School and Home for the Blind in Jerusalem, died here yesterday at the age of 69. She was active in behalf of the institution, which has provided specialized aid to blind Jews, particularly children, for the past 24 years.

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