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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Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 PM on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11th in BNAI BRITH CEMETERY on ST.
Interment will follow with a graveside service at the Bnai Brith Cemetery, St.
He was a member of Mount Pleasant Country Club, Worcester Lodge of BNai Brith, the Jewish Community Center, and the Jewish Healthcare Center.
He was a member of SCIRRI, a 50 year Member of Worcester Lodge of BNai Brith.
He was a member of Temple Emanuel and Worcester Lodge # 600 of BNai Brith.