One of the important Jewish organizations who are backing the proposed Jewish World Relief Fund is the Independent Order of B’nai Brith. In the course of the day, several meetings of the various groups participted in the conference which took place and the proposed plans for the creation of the Jewish World Relief Fund were discussed. Much importance was attached to the meeting of the delegates belonging to the Independent Order of B’nai Brith in which six grand maters of the Order participated. They were: Dr. Geheimrath, Dr. Berthold Timendofer of Germany, Prof. Dr. Soll Hermann of Austria, Dr. Nemirower of Roumania, Mr. David Yellin of Palestine, Mr. Eskenasy of the B’nai Brith Orient Lodge and Dr. Leon Ader of Holland. It was the concensus of opinion that this conference and the plans proposed are in conformity with the spirit of the work carried on by the Independent Order of B’nai Brith.
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