Jewish Labor Committee Announces Retirement of Jacob Pat
Menu JTA Search

Jewish Labor Committee Announces Retirement of Jacob Pat

Download PDF for this date

The retirement of Jacob Pat, who has served as executive secretary of the Jewish Labor Committee for the past 23 years, was announced here today by JLC national chairman Adolph Held.

In accepting Mr. Pat’s resignation, the JLC Administrative Committee expressed “deep regret and sincere appreciation of the outstanding leadership provided by Jacob Pat during his long years of service. ” Mr. Pat indicated that his resignation was motivated by health reasons. He intends to devote his time to writing.

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