Recha Freier

Recha Freier established Youth Aliya, the movement to bring Jewish children from Germany to Palestine, enabling thousands to escape Nazi persecution and build new lives in pre-State Israel. It was not until the end of her life that she received formal recognition for the visionary initiative that saved so many Jewish children.

Institution: Serem Freier.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Recha Freier." (Viewed on April 24, 2024) <http://jwa.org/media/freier-recha-still-image>.