Z.O.A. Sends Executive Director to Israel on Special Mission
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Z.O.A. Sends Executive Director to Israel on Special Mission

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Dr. Sidney Marks, national secretary and executive director of the Zionist Organization of America, today announced that he will leave tomorrow for Israel on a special mission on behalf of the Z.O.A.

Benjamin Browdy, Z.O.A. president, revealed that Dr. Marks has been specifically entrusted with the task of selecting locations for 10 trade schools to be established in Israel by the organization. He will also organize the schools’ equipment and staff, and will set up the machinery for the early opening of an American business administration college on the premises of Z.O.A. House in Tel Aviv, which is now nearing completion.

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