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Tag: Charles Bronfman
September 19, 2014 | 2:05 pm
August 20, 2012 | 10:27 am
Philanthropist Charles Bronfman once told me, “Leaders lead. That’s what they do.”
Years later I was sitting with his professional partner for philanthropic impact, Jeffrey Solomon. “Leaders lead,” Solomon said. “That’s what they do.”
Like an old married couple who...
February 17, 2011 | 5:56 pm
After Egypt’s wondrous revolution the Middle East will never be the same again. Egypt is so large and so consequential that such profound political change there is bound to impact everything, including the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Is it a threat to peacemaking or an...
November 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm
The outgoing chairman of the United Jewish Communities (UJC), Charles Bronfman, has challenged the UJC leadership to "change the perception out there that rich, old guys who write big checks are the only ones who count."
"There are rich young men and women, who may or may not write...
May 17, 2001 | 8:00 pm
UJC Taps Tisch for Top Post
The United Jewish Communities (UJC) offered its top volunteer position to the president of UJA-Federation of Greater New York, according to a member of the UJC nominating committee.
The source said James Tisch of New York was asked to replace fellow...