3,200 Communities Backed U.J.A. Campaign
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3,200 Communities Backed U.J.A. Campaign

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The 1939 campaign of the United Jewish Appeal for Refugees and Oversees Needs, which ends this week, has enlisted the support of 3,200 Jewish communities throughout the country as against a total of 1,900 communities which participated in the 1938 drives of its constituent agencies, Chairmen Abba Hillel Silver and Jonah B. Wise announced today.

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