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  Sivan 15, 5773 , 24/05/13

Adelsons Donate Another $40 Million to Birthright

The Birthright Foundation announced, Thursday, that it has received a contribution of $40 million from tycoon Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam. It's the latest in a series of contributions to the program, which brings people between the ages of 18 and 26, mostly college students, on free 10-day trips to Israel.

The Adelsons have donated a total of $180 million to Birthright.

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