Total of $2,689,573 Raised in Federation Campaign
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Total of $2,689,573 Raised in Federation Campaign

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The sum of $83,000 contributed by the clothing, woolen and allied trades, has brought the total raised by the Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies to $2,689,573. The Federation Drive for $4,200,000 is reported as being well on the road to success.

Presentation of the check for $83,000 was made at a testimonial dinner held in honor of Charles D. Jaffee, president of the New York Clothing Manufacturers’ Exchange and chairman of the publicity committee of the clothing code authority at the Hotel Commodore.

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