Early History of Jewish Social Services in Milwaukee

By Norman N. Gill

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare, March 1948

This piece recounts the early history of Jewish social services in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The author highlights the efforts to provide assistance to the individuals and families who came to our shores at the turn of the century, as part of the second Russian-Jewish Aliyah. The author also cites a report's conclusion about the improvement of standards for Jewish family welfare work, which were deemed to be comparable with the highest in the nation.

Topic: Communal Responsibility, Social Services, Immigration, Welfare, Jewish Organizations

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Aptekar, Herbert H.

Volume/Issue: Vol.24/no.3

Page Number(s): 356-357

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Milwaukee, Wisconsin , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Gill, Norman N. Early History of Jewish Social Services in Milwaukee. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare. March 1948: 356-357. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6070


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