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Name Polinsky, Silberman to Head Reform Jewry’s Combined Campaign

A. B. Polinsky, of Duluth, Minn., and Marvin J. Silherman, of Searsdale, N. Y., have been named general chairman and associate chairman, respectively, of the 1956-57 Combined Campaign for American Reform Judaism.

The campaign is the national fund-raising arm of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations and the Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion. It will seek to raise $2, 500, 000 in the coming year for the maintenance needs of these institutions. It will be formally inaugurated at a mobilization of the lay and rabbinical leadership of Reform Judaism Oct. 22 in New York.