Latest News for: World philanthropist


WWII veteran Frank Dick receives tribute at Capitol

Adrian Lenconnect 07 Dec 2019
LANSING — Frank Dick of Adrian, a World War II veteran, philanthropist, and retired ......

Thomas E. Schofield, 71, skilled attorney who met Queen Elizabeth II

The Buffalo News 06 Dec 2019
By Dan Herbeck. Published Fri, Dec 6, 2019.Updated Fri, Dec 6, 2019. Oct. 16, 1948 – Nov. 29, 2019. Buffalo attorney Thomas E ... Mr ... Savino ... Mr ... He was a philanthropist who supported many non-profit organizations. He was an officer and director of the Healthy World Foundation, which has supported health initiatives for the poor in Uganda and India since 2006 ... ....

How a conspiracy theory about George Soros is fueling allegations of Ukraine collusion

NBC News 05 Dec 2019
The billionaire philanthropist has long been the target of conspiracy theorists about Jews controlling the world ... ....

US philanthropist to light 'Diaspora torch' on Israeli Independence Day

The Jerusalem Post 03 Dec 2019
As well as launching free 10-day trips to Israel for young Jews from around the world together with Taglit co-founder Charles Bronfman, Steinhardt, 76, is a prominent philanthropist who supports Jewish and Israeli causes and is chairman of the board at The Steinhardt Foundation for Jewish Life....

New initiative seeks to remember the ‘forgotten’ Mideast Jewish refugees

Cleveland Jewish News 03 Dec 2019
... last half-century, and we feel—as people who came from there—that this is a story that is a vital part of Israel, the whole Middle East and of Jewish history,” David Dangoor, a businessman, philanthropist and vice president of the World Organization of Jews from Iraq, told JNS....

Kat Florence - a moment with the celebrity designer working with the World's Largest Gemstones.

Dothan Eagle 29 Nov 2019
Although growing up in the wild landscape of Canada and with her degree in Science, she recognized the innate desire to take care and frame the rarest gemstones in the world ... A natural philanthropist, Kat Florence has donated to charities all over the world while also giving back to the countries where her gemstones come from....

Bells of the Rockies handbell ringers to perform at Carnegie Hall

The Tribune Greeley 27 Nov 2019
Eight handbell ringers from across Weld County are setting out for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity at New York’s famed Carnegie Hall ... The concert hall was designed by architect William Burnet Tuthill and built by philanthropist Andrew Carnegie in 1891. It is one of the most famous venues in the world for both classical and popular music ... ....

Glavin: Hong Kong's on the front lines of a global struggle between freedom and repression

Canada Dot Com 27 Nov 2019
imperialism, Zionist warmongers, shadowy agents of the philanthropist George Soros and so on, the mass uprisings in flower around the world are almost entirely leaderless, organic and a response to real-world conditions of poverty, dispossession and repression ... But it is unfolding all over the world....

Tyler Perry to Speak at International Leadership Summit

Ashe Post & Times 26 Nov 2019
A world-renowned producer, director, actor, screenwriter, playwright, author, songwriter, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Perry is one of the most established artists in Hollywood, known for building his personal brand from the bottom up, attracting millions through his 17 ......

New competition provides $1 million in grants to combat BDS and Israel delegitimization

Cleveland Jewish News 25 Nov 2019
Kraft, the Jewish businessman, philanthropist and NFL team owner who received this year’s $1 million Genesis Prize, previously had announced he would use the prize money to support efforts to combat anti-Semitism ... “We bring together philanthropists to respond to the most critical issues in our community....

Quibranza: The mathematics of Brian Sacro

Sun Star 25 Nov 2019
“WHO died?” ... Secretly though, the man’s heart was that of a generous philanthropist. Sure, he may not come close to the Bills, Marks, Oprahs and Ellens of the world, but just like his bass-playing—or the story of the widow’s mite in the gospels—Brian took note of that one singular good deed he could do every single day, and gave it his all ... ....

Former White House Ethics Lawyer Says Mike Bloomberg Must Announce He Will Sell His Media Companies If He Becomes President

Newsweek 25 Nov 2019
Former White House ethics lawyer Richard Painter said that Michael Bloomberg, the latest Democrat to enter the 2020 race, must announce that he will sell his media companies if he is elected president ... The 77-year-old philanthropist is the eighth richest person in the world with a net worth of $52 billion, according to Forbes ... Yana Paskova/Getty ... U.S....