Sylvia Bloom didn’t want many things: Good chocolate, a lively bridge game, independence.
Weitzman’s gift to the Philadelphia museum was given in hopes of increasing pride in American Jewish history and reducing anti-semitism.
Wynn pledged $25 million to the vision institute. Wynn has hereditary blindness.
A Haaretz source suggested the Israeli prime minister’s displeasure with Ginsburg’s nomination made the foundation drop her from prize consideration.
A first-ever survey of all U.S. Jewish federations has found no evidence of illegalities—but still some problems
“Maybe if you’re lucky those notes will become much more valuable than just a regular tip,” Einstein said at the time.
George Soros has disclosed a major boost to his Open Society Foundations with an $18 billion cash infusion from his personal wealth.
Billionaire developer Stephen Ross, chairman of Related Cos, on Wednesday increased to $378 million his lifetime giving to the University of Michigan
UJA is known for its celebrity-filled luncheons and its lavish spending on parties and galas.
“Plans are in place. We just need the money.”