Major Israeli businesses helped quadruple donations to right-wing Im Tirtzu movement

31.12.2011                      05.Tewet. 5772                      Wajigasch

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Major Israeli businesses helped quadruple donations to right-wing Im Tirtzu movement

Among donors is The Azrieli Group, which claims it has no political agenda.

The Azrieli Group is deeply committed to improving and advancing the community, and social responsibility is an integral part of the company’s business program.” This is how one of the most powerful business groups in the Israeli economy − a shareholder in Bank Leumi and LeumiCard, which has 13 malls throughout the country and a controlling share in the Sonol, Tambour and Supergaz companies − introduces itself. Haaretz Magazine is revealing here for the first time that this “social responsibility” includes a substantial donation to the right-wing Im Tirtzu movement.
Naturally, companies that raise donations for organizations tend to advertise this, and the Azrieli Foundation, which functions as the philanthropic arm of the Azrieli Group, reports on its website about its various activities….