Chaim Tafelow, Founder of Mexican Jewish School, Dead
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Chaim Tafelow, Founder of Mexican Jewish School, Dead

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Chaim Ben Zion Tafelow, founder of the Jewish all-day school here, died after a long illness at 67, He was described here as the “Father of the Jewish School.” The school, which is now celebrating its 30th year of existence, has an enrollment of more than 1,200 students.

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