Organization to Fight Bias in Housing Formed in Hartford
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Organization to Fight Bias in Housing Formed in Hartford

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An organization to fight discrimination in housing has been established in the Hartford area, it was announced here yesterday.

The group, known as the Greater Hartford Committee on Discrimination in Housing, is supported by some 25 religious, veterans, welfare, educational, fraternal and business groups. It will study the causes, nature and effects of religious and racial discrimination in public and private housing and will recommend remedial legislation to the State Legislature.

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