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Social service

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

JCA: Isidore Sobeloff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP002759
Abstract Isidore “Soby” Sobeloff (1894-1995) was the Director of the Jewish Welfare Federation of Detroit from 1937 to 1964. During his tenure, he made the Jewish philanthropic campaign in Detroit among the most effective in the United States. Sobeloff also served in other leadership roles in the Jewish community, including Secretary of the Allotment Committee of the United Jewish Appeal (1942), President of the National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare (1944), and member of the Jewish Center...

JCA: Jewish Apartments and Services Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR002345
Abstract The Jewish Apartments and Services Records spans the years 1966 through 1999. It reflects the growth and development of the agency that provides residential services for senior adults in seven facilities in the Detroit area. The Prentis and Teitel Apartments are located in Oak Park and the Hechtman and Meer Apartments in West Bloomfield, adjacent to the facilities of the then-extant Jewish Community Centers.The Apartments serve the Jewish community, primarily. However, they are...