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  • Martin Kraar, former CJF and Weizmann Institute head, dies at 69

    November 4, 2010 | 12:07 pm

    Martin Kraar, who was instrumental in helping the Council of Jewish Federations merge with the United Jewish Appeal and the United Israel Appeal, has died.

    Kraar, of Atlanta, died Monday at the age of 69.

    As executive vice president, he led the CJF for 10 years until 1998. The CJF...