B’nai B’rith Establishes Lodge in Guatemala; Named for Granados
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B’nai B’rith Establishes Lodge in Guatemala; Named for Granados

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Twenty-four persons were initiated today at the founding meeting of a B’nai B’rith lodge here named for the late Jorge Garcia Granados, who as ambassador to the United Nations in 1948 fought vigorously for the UN partition resolution for Palestine.

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