Yurevichi, Belarus

Rechitsa Uyezd, Minsk Gubernia

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Urevitzer Benevolent Society Inc

Formed in 1927 as a New York State not-for-profit organization.1) A WPA listing 2) from 1938 shows 25 original members in 1927. In 1938, membership is 150 with 80% coming from Yurevichi. An alternative spelling may be “Yurevetcher Benevolent Society”.3). The Urevitzer Frauen Club is probably an unincorporated affiliate of this group.

Current Entity Name: UREVITZER BENEVOLENT SOCIETY INC.
DOS ID #: 20939
Initial DOS Filing Date: FEBRUARY 02, 1927
County: NEW YORK
Jurisdiction: NEW YORK
Entity Type: DOMESTIC NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
Current Entity Status: ACTIVE
Name of Organization Year Org. No. of Members at Organ. No. of Members in 1938 Percent American born Percent Non-Landsleit Keyword Order No. Page No
Urevitzer Benevolent Society 1920 25 150 20 6 Urevitzer 818 300
Urevitzer Frauen (Ladies) Club 1932 3085 25 10 Urevitzer 819 300

About the Society

  • Task #35 Sent request to the NYS department of corporations for copies of the incorporation and bylaws. May provide information about members and activities.
  • Task #40 Obtain WPA book that lists this society and review questionnaire

List of Members

Burial Lists

This society had two burial arrangements for its membes 4). Charley B. has obtained the list for the Montefiore Cemetery at Block 93, Gate 50/N.

artifacts/lists/landsman/urevitzer_benevolent_society_inc/start.txt · Last modified: 2013/10/15 00:13 by Jon Jaroker