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Golda Meir is known as one the great transformational leaders of the Jewish people. In 1948, Prime Minister Ben Gurion sent Golda to the United States to raise money for the new State of Israel. She came to Federation board rooms across the country and changed the direction of the Federations that were mainly focused on domestic affairs. Some estimated that the American Jews would only donate $7 million to the State of Israel. But they misjudged Golda’s power of persuasion; she raised over $50 million. By doing this, Golda changed our focus and taught us to look at Jews in need around the world.
In an article in Haaretz, Ben Gurion spoke about Golda’s role in the creation of the State of Israel and said Golda “… got the money which made the state possible" ...