Remedial Loans To the Needy

By William Hirsch

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Service, June 1936

The Mastbaum Loan System in Philadelphia offers low-interest, remedial loans to the needy. The author describes this operation (which, in a later era, might have been called microfinance) and the clientele whom his organization serves.

Topic: Socioeconomic Status, Social Services, Empowerment, Social Work, Poverty, Economic Development, Clergy

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Volume/Issue: Vol.12/no.4

Page Number(s): 370-375

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , United States

Language: English

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Hirsch, William. Remedial Loans To the Needy. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Service. June 1936: 370-375.


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