B'nai B'rith

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B'nai B'rith

(bənā` brĭth) [Heb.,= Sons of the Covenant], oldest and largest Jewish service organization in the world, founded (1843) in New York by American Jews "to provide service to their own people and to humanity at large." The organization has branches throughout the world. Its divisions include the Hillel Foundation (for Jewish college students), the Anti-Defamation League (a civil-rights organization), and B'nai B'rith Women. B'nai B'rith has about 500,000 members in 58 countries. The national office, located in Washington, D.C., publishes the International Jewish Monthly and other periodicals.
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Donations may be made by mail to: B'nai B'rith International Disaster Relief Fund, Attn: Tornado Relief Fund 2012, 2020 K Street, NW, 7th Floor, Washington, D.
The Community Achievement Award is wonderful recognition of the efforts of Joe and the employees of Pepco Holdings for promoting diversity and respect for each other in our communities," said Dan Mariaschin, executive vice president of B'nai B'rith International.
The group should not be praised for this much belated and cynical action," said B'nai B'rith International President Allan J.
The meeting in the building of the Permanent Mission of Bulgaria to the United Nations in New York has been attended by Abraham Foxman, National Director of the Anti-Defamation League, Daniel Mariaschin, Executive VP of B'nai B'rith International, David Harris, Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee, Richard Gordon, President of the American Jewish Congress, Ronald Lauder, President of the World Jewish Congress, Richard Stone, President of the Jewish Council for Racial Equality, and Steven Schweiger, the General Director of the American-Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.
Cohen has been honored by B'nai B'rith International for his humanitarian and community service and received the Israel Peace Medal at a luncheon in his honor that raised an all-time record $52.
The 29th annual meeting of the SCV Committee on Aging will also mark the beginning of a collaboration with B'nai B'rith International.
WASHINGTON -- B'nai B'rith International has chosen Maggie Wilderotter, Chairman and CEO of Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR), to receive its 2012 Distinguished Achievement Award.
This is doing nothing to bring about peace in the Middle East," said Tom Neumann, executive vice president of B'nai B'rith International.
June 16 -- B'nai B'rith International will hold its seventh' annual golf classic and award dinner.
In 2002, he received the prestigious National Healthcare Award from B'nai B'rith International, one of the world's oldest and largest organizations focused on human rights, community action and humanitarian causes.
No one should get into this feeling that's going to be a magic bullet," B'nai B'rith International Executive Vice President Daniel S.
B'nai B'rith International, the world's largest Jewish human rights, community service and humanitarian organization, presented its first Technology Achievement Award to Ron Van Dell, president and CEO of Austin-based Legerity, in Washington, D.