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A continuing task; the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

Oscar Handlin

A continuing task; the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

1914-1964.

by Oscar Handlin

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV589.A5 H3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 118 p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5908228M
    LC Control Number64008611

    Oscar Handlin, A Continuing Task: The American Jewish joint Distribution Committee (New York, ), pp. ; Bauer, American Jewry and the Holocaust, pp. Zuroff, "Rescue Priority and Fundraising," pp. The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) is an American Jewish charitable organization with the declared mission to "serve the needs of Jews throughout the world, particularly where their lives as Jews are threatened or made more difficult.". Known colloquially as "the Joint," (sometimes capitalized as "JOINT") the organization focuses its effort on non-sectarian disaster relief.

      The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee is a (c) (3) (AJJDC) based in New York City that describes itself as the "world's leading Jewish humanitarian assistance organization." Staffed with employees who were compensated nearly $66 million (an average compensation of $,, which appears very high), the AJJDC reports 36 employees received more than. Under his tenure, AJC helped create in the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, established to aid Jewish victims of World War I, and later to play an instrumental role in aiding Jewish victims of World War II and the Holocaust.

      Judith and Elliott Cohen passed away within seconds of each other, on J at Piedmont Hospital. They lived extraordinary lives. Married for . New JDC head brings a business approach to aiding needy Jews After a year at the helm of the year-old American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, David M. Schizer lays out his pragmatic plan.


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Generally known as the JDC or “Joint” and headquartered in New York, the organization (until ) was called the Joint Distribution Committee of (the American) Funds for Jewish War Sufferers. It was founded on 27 November with the aim of centralizing allocations of aid to Jews adversely affected by World War I.

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee was the main financial benefactor towards Jewish emigration from Europe and rescue attempts of Jews from Nazi-controlled territories. From the outbreak of World War II throughJDC made it possible for more t Jews to emigrate out of Nazi-occupied Europe to safety.

The Global Jewish JDC (the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee or "The Joint") is the leading Jewish humanitarian organization, working in 70 countries to lift lives and strengthen communities. We rescue Jews in danger, provide aid to vulnerable Jews, develop innovative solutions to Israel’s most complex social challenges.

A Message to Our Supporters. In light of the current environment related to coronavirus, we encourage donors wishing to make a gift to JDC to use our online donation option at you would like to make a wire or stock transfer, please email [email protected] for instructions.

Donors may experience some delay in receiving gift acknowledgment letters in the mail due to the current.

AMERICAN JEWISH JOINT DISTRIBUTION COMMITTEE (known as JDC or The Joint), independent, non-political American Jewish relief and welfare organization dedicated to providing both emergency aid and long-term assistance to individual Jews and Jewish communities throughout the world outside Northafter 90 years of service, JDC was operating in over 60 countries, from the former.

Philadelphia, ; 0. Handlin, A Continuing Task: The American Jewish Joint Distribution CommitteeNew York, ; J. Hyman, "Twenty-Five Years of American Aid to Overseas: A Record of the Joint Distribution Committee," American Jewish Year Book [AJYB ()] 41 ; M.A. In this volume Yehudi Bauer describes the efforts made to aid European victims of World War II by the New York-based American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, American Jewry's chief representative abroad.

Drawing on the mass of unpublished material in the JDC archives and other repositories, as well as on his thorough knowledge of recent and continuing research into the.

A Continuing Task: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee – New York: Random House, In Every Generation: The JDC Haggadah. From the Archives of “The Joint,” the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.

Commentary by Ari L. Goldman; foreword by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin. New York: Devora, Laub, Morris. Last. A Continuing Task: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, — () Fire Bell in the Night: The Crisis in Civil Rights () Children of the Uprooted () The Popular Sources of Political Authority: Documents on the Massachusetts Constitution of () The American Immigration Collection (42 vols.) ().

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Report, October to 31 December 5. Hoover Institution Archives, American Relief Administration – European Unit, BoxFolder 1. Beizer and Mitsel, The American Brother, 15, 17, 21, 23, 29– For a brief history of the AJJDC see Handlin, A Continuing Task.

On Novem ,they founded the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC or "Joint"). Originally the result of a merger of two newly established relief committees, the largely Reformed American Jewish Relief Committee and the Orthodox Central Relief Committee, the Joint was joined by a third committee, the People's Relief.

American Jewry and the Holocaust: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, - Kindle edition by Bauer, Yehuda. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading American Jewry and the Holocaust: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, Author: Yehuda Bauer. American Jewry and the Holocaust: the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, In this volume Yehudi Bauer describes the efforts made to aid European victims of World War II by the New York-based American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, American Jewry's chief representative abroad.

In this volume Yehudi Bauer describes the efforts made to aid European victims of World War II by the New York-based American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, American Jewry's chief representative abroad. Oscar Handlin, A Continuing Task.

The American Joint Jewish Distribution CommitteeNew York: Random House, Don Heddesheimer, "Holocaust Number One - Fundraising and Propaganda," The Barnes Review, 3(2) (), pp.

Theodor Herzl, Old .American Jewry and the Holocaust: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Detroit, Mi: Wayne State University Press, (D R4 B ) [Find in a library near you] The author’s follow-up to My Brother’s Keeper, continuing a chronicle of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee’s (JDC) history.JOINT DISTRIBUTION COMMITTEE.

Charitable organization that assists Jews in distress. The Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) was established in by a committee of relief agencies, including the American Jewish Relief Committee (affiliated with the American Jewish Committee), the Central Relief Committee (part of the Orthodox movement), and the People's Relief Committee (affiliated .