organiztions

  • $2,500 Gifts to Hadassah Announced for Education

    A gift of 2,500 from the “Louis D. Beaumont Trust” to Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, to be used for educational work in this country, was announced Friday by Mrs. Samuel W. Halprin, national president of the organization. Mrs. Halprin said that the contribution is from a special fund established some time ago… More ▸

  • News Brief

    Zionist Organization of America cabled by Chaim Weizmann that Arab violence will strengthen Jewish people in continuing work for Palestine up-building. More ▸

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    William Randolph Hearst in a telegram to the Zionist Organization of America recommends admission of German refugees into U.S. in “a due proportion.” More ▸

  • Zionists Preparing Shekel Campaign

    Various factions of the Zionist movement in the United States have united into a Shekel Campaign Committee and will shortly launch a drive to collect money for the World Zionist Organization, it was announced yesterday. The “shekel” is the sum of money paid by a Zionist during a Zionist Congress year which entitles him to… More ▸

  • Zionist Groups to Hold Parley in New Rochelle

    A Westchester Zionist Council will be organized at a conference to be held next Wednesday evening at New Rochelle, it was announced here yesterday. Morris Rothenberg, president of the Zionist Organization of America, will be the principal speaker. Invitations to attend have been issued to all Zionist and Jewish groups in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, New… More ▸

  • Junior Hadassah Will ‘adopt’ 43 Reich Refugee Children

    Provision for home and education in Palestine for forty-three German Jewish children will be the major consideration of the eleventh annual convention of Junior Hadassah, to be held at the Hotel New Yorker from Sunday to Tuesday, it was announced yesterday by Alice Bernstein, executive secretary. The 1,000 delegates who will attend will be asked… More ▸

  • Arab Physician Lauds Zionists for Their Palestine Activities

    Characterizing the work of the Zionists in Palestine as “constructive” and denouncing the “idle talk” of the Arabs, Dr. Faik Shacker, an Arab physician, who is Director of Posts and Telegraph in Iraq, contrasts the two peoples in a book just published in Bagdad. Translated extracts from the volume were received here yesterday by Hadassah,… More ▸

  • Hadassah to Show Palestine Exhibit

    A portion of Palestine will be reproduced in miniature at the Hotel New Yorker in connection with the eleventh annual convention of Junior Hadassah, the Young Women’s Zionist Organization of America, which is to be held August 19, 20 and 21, it was announced yesterday. The reproductions will include a model of the children’s village… More ▸

  • More Zion Entrants Allowed by British

    Morris Rothenberg, president of Zionist Organization of America, announced yesterday that the Palestine Bureau of the organization, at 111 Fifth avenue, had been informed by the British Passport Control office here that 650 certificates had been issued by the Palestine government for intending immigrants of the capitalist category, persons possessing $5,000 or more. Mr. Rothenberg… More ▸

  • Hadassah Juniors Will ‘adopt’ 43 Reich Children in Palestine

    Forty-three German refugee children will be housed, educated and trained for agriculture or trade in Palestine by Junior Hadassah, the Young Women’s Zionist Organization of America, according to a report prepared by the organization for presentation at its eleventh annual convention, which will be held Aug. 19, 20 and 21, at the Hotel New Yorker…. More ▸