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Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities

  • Bulletin Calendar of Events

    Thursday, May 16 Ninth annual convention of the Metropolitan League of Jewish Community Associations; dinner at Y.W.H.A., West 110th Street, 7 p.m. Congregation Shearith Israel, 2 West Seventieth Street, 9 p.m. Reception in honor of the Rev. Dr. David de Sola Pool. Annual Spring luncheon of the real estate club of the Federation for the… More ▸

  • Brooklyn Nets $185,867 in Charity Drive

    The sum of $185,867.68 has been raised to date by the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities campaign as compared with $194,697.53 which had been contributed by this date a year ago, according to an announcement made by Walter M. Rothschild at the meeting of the Federation last evening at the Unity Club. The campaign workers… More ▸

  • Services Held for Dr. Posner; Aided Charity

    Leaders in the Brooklyn community, including members of the board of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, attended the funeral Friday morning of Dr. Abraham Posner, 70, who died Wednesday. One of his last acts was to contribute to the Federation’s current campaign. Dr. Posner war formerly a member of the board of the Federation…. More ▸

  • Federation Juniors Hold Drive Concert Tonight

    Radio and vaudeville stores will join concert artists at a musical party to be held tonight (Sunday) by the Junior Federation of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities. The party is one of six projects conducted by the juniors this year to attain their $8,000 quota in the parent organization’s Spring campaign for $543,500. More ▸

  • New York City

    The Jewish Welfare Board has issued a publication containing suggested programs and material in prose and verse, for the observance May 21 of Lag Ba’Omer, the Scholars’ Festival, which marks the anniversary of the revolt of Jews in ancient Palestine against the tyrannic rule of the Roman Empire under the leadership of Bar Kochba. Three… More ▸

  • Bulletin Calendar of Events

    Wednesday, May 8 Luncheon of the Women’s League for Palestine. Hotel Astor, Broadway and Forty-fourth street, 12:30 p. m. Mrs. Albert Einstein, guest of honor. Speakers: Mrs. Rebecca Kohut, Mrs. Richard Gottheil, Rabbi Israel Levinthal. Thirteenth annual “Give and Get” luncheon of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Pride of Judea Children’s Home, Hotel Plaza, Fifth… More ▸

  • New York City

    The New York Junior Hadassah’s drive to raise funds for its Palestine activities will be climaxed Saturday night with a dance on board the U. S. S. Illinois at Ninety-sixth street and the Hudson River. The New York unit is concentrating its efforts during this and the following month in raising funds for its Model… More ▸

  • New York City

    Aaron H. Kaufman has accepted the chairmanship of the wholesale and retail meat division of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities now campaigning for $543,000. The division has accepted a quota of $6,000 in the drive. Professor Albert Einstein will be the guest of honor at a dinner by the Council of Organizations of the… More ▸

  • Notes Rise in Persons Aiding Brooklyn Charity

    More individuals are giving, and more are giving greater amounts in this year’s $543,500 campaign of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, according to an announcement made yesterday at the Federation office, 94 Clinton street, Brooklyn, by Walter N. Rothschild, chairman of the campaign. More ▸

  • Analyze Service of Brooklyn Hospitals

    Three agencies of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities gave clinical and outpatient service to 14.69 per cent of all such patients visiting thirty-seven Jewish institutions throughout the country, according to an analysis made by the Federation. They are the Jewish Hospital, the Beth Nurses Hospital and the East New York Dispensary. The figures are… More ▸