Charles A. Silver, New York Jewish Philanthropist, Dead; Was 79
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Charles A. Silver, New York Jewish Philanthropist, Dead; Was 79

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Charles A. Silver, New York Jewish philanthropist, who was active in numerous Jewish organizations and institutions, died here this weekend at the age of 79.

Hw was a founder and member of the board of Yeshiva University and of Albert Einstein Medical College. He was also active in the United Jewish Appeal, Israel Bonds and the Federation of Jewish Philanthropies.

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