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Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities

  • Set April 24 for Appeal to Aid B’klyn Charity

    An appeal in behalf of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, which is now conducting its Spring campaign to raise $543,000, will be made in most Brooklyn synagogues and temples on Wednesday, April 24, the seventh day of Passover, it was announced yesterday. This day has been fixed as Federation Day, according to Martin Wheeler,… More ▸

  • Women Net $10,000 at Charity Affair

    Approximately $10,000 was realized by the women’s division of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities at its fifth annual luncheon yesterday at the Hotel St. George, Brooklyn. About 1,000 members of the division and their guests attended, including many prominent in the social, political, cultural and professional worlds. The luncheon is one of the principal… More ▸

  • Bulletin Calendar of Events

    Wednesday, April 10 Meeting of the Men’s Club of Free Synagogue, 40 West Sixty-eighth street, 8:15 p. m. “Is American Journalism Free?”, James Waterman Wise. Bronx Free Fellowship, 1420 Wilkins avenue, 8:30 p. m. “Labor in Palestine,” Eleanore Levenson. Joint Mass meeting under the auspices of the Non-Sectarian Anti-Nazi League to Champion Human Rights and… More ▸

  • New York City

    The 200 units of Junior Hadassah will devote the months of April, May and June to fund-raising for their Palestinian projects, it was announced yesterday. These are a model children’s village at Meier Shfeyah; an orange grove at Pardess Anna used to train boys and girls in citrus farming, and the Hadassah Nurses’ Training School… More ▸

  • New York City

    The following new members have been added to the board of the women’s division of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, it was announced yesterday: Mrs. Jacob A. Freedman; Mrs. Joseph H. Hirschorn and Mr. Joseph Rosenthal. The volunteer service division of the Junior division of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities held its monthly… More ▸

  • 1,000 Women to Attend Federation Luncheon

    Approximately 1,000 women will attend the fifth annual luncheon of the women’s division of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities to be held next Wednesday. according to reports received by Mrs. Harry Schloin, chairman of the affair. More ▸

  • New York City

    The status of women in modern affairs was the subject of a debate last night between teams representing the Junior Federation of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities and New York University. The debate was held at Temple Beth Emeth. Church avenue and Marlboro road, Brooklyn. Myer Davis’ Park Lane Orchestra has been engaged to… More ▸

  • Federation Seeks Wider Support in Brooklyn

    Only one per cent of Brooklyn’s Jewish population is supporting the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, and a broader basis of support will be sought this year through a new employe solicitation drive as part of the Federation’s Spring campaign for $543,500, it was announced yesterday by Walter N. Rothschild, chairman. Major Benjamin H. Namm,… More ▸

  • Three Jews Named to Hospital Council

    Fred M. Stein, president of Montifiore Hospital ; Solomon Lowenstein, executive director of the Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies, and Dr. David J. Kaliski of the County Medical Society were named Friday with a number of others as members of the Hospital Council of the City of New York. This group was… More ▸

  • Federation Youth Group Meets in B’klyn Tonight

    The young men’s committee of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities will hold a dinner meeting tonight, at the Unity Club, Bedford avenue and Dean street, Brooklyn. This group has entered the Federation’s Spring campaign with a quota fixed in terms of new members rather than in money. It will enroll 100 new members as… More ▸