Ad Hoc Committee Against Bank Loans to South Africa

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Duration: Unknown, existed in early 1978 - apparently still existed in 1979
Location: Rochester, New York, United States


The Ad Hoc Committee Against Bank Loans to South Africa was a group of clergymen and women, students, teachers, community leaders and concerned individuals. The Ad Hoc Committee Against Bank Loans to South Africa was a member of the Committee to Oppose Bank Loans to South Africa. The Ad Hoc Committee campaigned to get banks in the Rochester area, including Chase Manhattan, Chemical Bank and Manufacturers Hanover, to stop making loans to South Africa. (Source: Ad hoc Committee Against Bank Loans to South Africa documents; COBLSA News # 2, March 15, 1978; COBLSA News #3, March 27, 1978; and Organizational Participants (1979), Committee to Oppose Bank Loans to Both Loans to South Africa, 1979. These documents are available on this website)