Maccabi Federation Formed in Brazil at Nationwide Conference
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Maccabi Federation Formed in Brazil at Nationwide Conference

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A Maccabi Federation of Brazil was founded here at a meeting of representatives of Jewish groups from the major states of Brazil. Gen. David Shaltiel, Israel Minister to Brazil, attended the parley at which Otto Mueller, Maccabi leader of this city, was elected president of the federation.

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