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Jewish American philanthropists

Jewish Canadian philanthropists



Abba Judan

Abraham Israel Pereyra

Adam Dell

Adolph Schuman

Alan Howard (hedge fund manager)

Albert M. Greenfield

Aleksandar Ehrmann

Andreas Latzko

Angelo Donati

Anselm von Rothschild

Anthony Gustav de Rothschild

Arnold Weinstock

Benjamin de Rothschild

Benzion Freshwater

Bethel Henry Strousberg

Cecília Wohl

Charles Brasch

Daniel Iffla

Dasha Zhukova

David Alliance, Baron Alliance

David Joseph Ezra

David and Simon Reuben

Davor Štern

Edmond Safra

Edward Chaprak

Elias David Ezra

Elijah Aboab Cardoso

Ellis Kadoorie

Elly Kadoorie

Emanuel Raphael Belilios

Esther Handali

Esti Ginzburg

Eugen Viktor Feller

Eugene Lang

Eugene V. Klein

Eugenie Schwarzwald

Eyal Ofer

Filip Deutsch

Flora Sassoon

George Kaiser

Gerald M. Levin

Gerald Ronson

God Nisanov

Goldsmid family

Gracia Mendes Nasi

Guma Aguiar

Gustave de Rothschild

Guy de Rothschild

Herb Kohl

Hermann Merkin

Herz Cerfbeer of Medelsheim

Hipolit Wawelberg

Horace Kadoorie

Idan Ofer

Ignjat Granitz

Ihor Kolomoyskyi

Irv Levin

Irvin J. Borowsky

Isaac Leib Goldberg

Isaac Wolfson

Jack Lyons (financier)

James Loeb

James Mayer de Rothschild

Jeffry Picower

Jehiel ben Samuel Pisa

Jerome Schottenstein

Joshua Zeitlin

Joshua ben Aaron Zeitlin

Julius Rosenwald

Lavoslav Schwarz

Lawrence Kadoorie, Baron Kadoorie

Lazar Brodsky

Leo Müller

Leon Bramson

Lev Avnerovich Leviev

Lewis Strauss

Lily Safra

Lionel Pincus

Lujo Györy

Lynn Schusterman

Mandel Brothers

Mandell Berman

Maurice Wohl

Maurice de Hirsch

Max Palevsky

Mendel Kaplan (philanthropist)

Michael Heller (businessman)

Michael Kadoorie

Michael Sobell

Moses Cordovero

Moses Montefiore

Paul Kalmanovitz

Poju Zabludowicz

Ricardo Wolf

Richard Roberts (pharmaceutical executive)

Robert Lehman

Rudolf Mosse

Salamon Berger

Sammy Ofer

Sampson Simson

Samuel David Alexander

Samuel Klein (businessman)

Samuel Louis Mosinger

Samuel Polyakov

Shmaryahu Levin

Sir Anthony de Rothschild, 1st Baronet

Stanley Fink, Baron Fink

Stanley Gold

Stef Wertheimer

Ursula Merkin

Vadim Moshkovich

Vadim Rabinovich

Vidal Sassoon

William Rosenwald

William Ungar

Yosef Eliyahu Deutch

Zev Wolfson

Šandor Alexander


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Sun Sentinel

Sun Sentinel
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 07:11:15 -0800

Julius Rosenwald, a Jewish peddler's son who never finished high school, rose to become the chairman of Sears, Roebuck & Company and a modest philanthropist who gave away $62 million in his lifetime, including seed money for more than 5,000 schools ...


Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:37:30 -0800

Jared Weiner, husband of former Pittsburgher Amanda Filipek Weiner and son-in-law of Roberta and Jeffrey Letwin, was one of nine people who died in a fiery plane crash in Akron, Ohio, on Tuesday. Weiner, who perished along with his brother-in-law, Ori ...

Jewish Journal

Jewish Journal
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 14:47:09 -0800

JJ: What are the biggest mistakes Jewish philanthropists make? AS: They don't fund enough capacity building. They are very afraid of overhead, and that's extremely problematic because we're starving Jewish nonprofits of the capacity they need to operate.

Artslink.co.za News (press release)

Artslink.co.za News (press release)
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 04:33:45 -0800

... Stephan Welz, the longest practising fine art expert and auctioneer in South Africa, held the room rapt as he concentrated his attention on the phenomenal, and largely unsung, contribution made to local arts and culture by Jewish philanthropists ...


Fri, 06 Nov 2015 23:46:56 -0800

The scroll, donated to the community by the British Jewish philanthropists Hilton and Louise Nathanson, was introduced on Monday during a special ceremony in the city's synagogue, the rabbi of the Jewish Community of Lodz, Symcha Keller, told the PAP ...

National Post

National Post
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:41:15 -0800

Recall that in 2005, Israel withdrew from Gaza as part of the roadmap for peace. Jewish philanthropists in the United States paid $14 million for greenhouses left behind by Israelis and gave them to the Palestinians. The greenhouses provided 3,500 jobs ...

Jewish Journal

Jewish Journal
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 09:03:45 -0800

During his speech, Dermer also praised the ZOA — a frequent critic of the Obama administration — for its dogged defense of Israel, and he hailed Adelson and his wife, Dr. Miriam Adelson, as the “greatest Jewish philanthropists of our time.” Event ...

The Jewish Press

The Jewish Press
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 12:57:10 -0700

Jewish mega billionaires Sheldon Adelson, Haim Saban and others are gathering members of The Tribe this weekend for a secret meeting on how to fight the Boycott, Divest & Sanction movement against Israel. In the past year, student groups at a record 15 ...

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