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This Week in History: A fact for November

Rebekah Bettelheim Kohut

Rebekah Kohut honored for fifty years of communal activism

November 21, 1935

New York communal worker Rebekah Kohut was honored for 50 years of dedicated service at a gala dinner for 800, where she was presented with $50,000 to distribute to her favorite charities.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for November." (Viewed on August 24, 2016) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/nov/random>.

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