Hebrew Free Loan Society Opens New Branch in Brooklyn
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Hebrew Free Loan Society Opens New Branch in Brooklyn

A new branch office of the Hebrew Free Loan Society, Inc. has been opened at 1804-86th Street, Bath Beath, Brooklyn, for the convenience of people residing in Coney Island, Bath Beach, Bensonhurst, Bay Ridge and Boro Park. Money is loaned, irrespective of nationality, religion or race, to those who wish to avail themselves of a loan up to Five Hundred Dollars, without charge of interest or expense whatsoever.

The Society has been in existence for over 32 years and has loaned more than $15,000,000 to about 500,000 people.

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  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund