Times Square Advertising Initiative Launched to Support Holocaust Era Property Restitution

An advertising banner high above Times Square in New York is now featuring Project HEART. The banner, whose cost is being paid by an anonymous donor, appears once every hour for 30 seconds.

image David Karp, courtesy Jewish Agency for Israel; click image to be taken to video

An initiative of the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI), with the support of the Government of Israel, Holocaust Era Asset Restitution Taskforce, Project HEART is aimed at people who owned or whose families owned property, including intangible property, real estate, or other property, which was confiscated, looted or forcibly sold in countries governed or occupied by Nazi forces or Axis powers.

Further information and downloading the questionnaire can be accessed on the project’s website: heartwebsite.org.

To call and request a questionnaire by mail: call USA toll-free number 1-800-584-1559.Sunday to Thursday (except Jewish holidays).

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