Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities - June 1918

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), June 1918

The main topics covered in this issue include Conference Making, Welfare Work in the Camps, and the Hadassah Medical Unit. The issue includes * Jobs classifieds section; * A summary of resolutions adopted at the Kansas City Conference; * The constitution and by-laws adopted at the meeting of the National Jewish Committee on Tuberculosis; * An invitation to the following year's Conference, to be held in Seattle, Washington; * A summary of two recent studies, one on the extent and causes of retardation in Cincinnati public schools and one presenting comprehensive estimates of the extent and fluctuations of unemployment; * Conference Program Making - suggestions by a Conference attendee for improving the experience; * Welfare work in the camps: reporting on the work of Jewish agencies to support Jews in the military; * Current topics: reporting on recent events in the Jewish philanthropic world, such as a fundraising campaign to take care of blind Jewish soldiers returning from war, activities of the New York City Educational Alliance, and more; * The American Zionist Medical Unit: Photographic presentation of the first all-Jewish unit in American history; * Excerpts from annual and quarterly reports of Jewish organizations such as the Irene Kaufmann Settlement in Pittsburgh; * Personals section sharing updates on the lives and activities of important people in the world of Jewish social services; * A list of committees and their members appointed at the Kansas City Conference.

Topic: Social Services, Communal Organization

Name of Publication: Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities

Volume/Issue: 9:2

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Genre: Newsletter

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities - June 1918. Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). June 1918: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=1411


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