Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Louis E. Weintraub: Administration of the San Francisco Jewish Welfare Fund 1970-1975

Interviewee(s):
Weintraub, Louis E.
Interviewer(s):
Glaser, Eleanor
Title:
Louis E. Weintraub: Administration of the San Francisco Jewish Welfare Fund 1970-1975
Abstract:
Family background, New York City, and Depression years; Mount Sinai Temple, El Paso, TX; University of Pennsylvania School of Social Work; U.S. Army; Federation executive, Utica, NY; western regional consultant, Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, 1948; merger of Federation of Jewish Charities and Jewish National Welfare Fund: assistant executive director for social planning, new Jewish Welfare Fund, 1955; Massarik population study, 1958; Federation executive director, 1962, and executive vice president, 1970: protests at Federation offices, staff problems, war crises in Israel, fundraising, federation agencies, difficulties when Brian Lurie hired; retirement consultant activities: United Way campaign, Red Cross, St. George's Home.
Subject area(s):
Advocacy and Philanthropy
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1994
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10747795
Rights:
Weintraub, Louis E. "Louis E. Weintraub: Administration of the San Francisco Jewish Welfare Fund 1970-1975." Interview by Eleanor Glaser in 1994. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1996.