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Alan Slifka, Abraham Fund founder, dies

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/obituaries/article/alan_slifka_abraham_fund_founder_dies_20110207

Philanthropist Alan Slifka, founder of the Abraham Fund, has died. Slifka died Feb. 4 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 81. Slifka founded the Abraham Fund in 1989. The fund, which he ran with the late Haifa University professor Eugene Weiner, is a nonprofit dedicated to advancing coexistence and equality between Israel’s Jewish and Arab citizens.

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