Published December 1, 1997 by University Press of Maryland .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Contributions||Louis L. Kaplan (Editor), Jack Fruchtman (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||293|
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Judaism places a heavy emphasis on Torah study, from the early days of studying the Tanakh. The Endowment Book of Life (EBOL) program is a planned giving program that offers participants an opportunity to leave both a financial legacy and a historical legacy to the community. A donor makes a promise to leave a bequest to the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba and their family story is inscribed in the Endowment Book of Life.
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