December 04, 2019

1948


On May 14 (the 5th day of Iyar), Israel proclaimed its independence.  The Jewish Welfare Fund of Baltimore assisted in the 1948 United Jewish Appeal campaign, raising $1.5 million to help “transform a dream of a Jewish State to reality.” The funds also helped bring 120,000 Jews to Israel and assisted 1.4 million Jewish survivors in 20 European countries and thousands in other distressed areas.

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