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  • Reform movement should take a page from Chabad playbook

    November 19, 2015 | 2:08 pm

    Charles Bronfman and the other kings, queens, princes, dukes, duchesses, lords and ladies of the American-Jewish community need to wake up to the impressive accomplishments of the passionate, strategic and creative serfs and vassals of Chabad, who serve the Jewish people globally...

  • Charles Bronfman: The most wonderful gift I’ve ever received

    September 19, 2014 | 2:05 pm

    Ten years ago, my children Ellen and Stephen, and their spouses Andrew Hauptman and Claudine Blondin Bronfman, gave me the most unbelievable gift.

    They founded and endowed The Charles Bronfman Prize, which annually recognizes a humanitarian under the age of 50 who is changing the...

  • Leadership means taking the reins—and sharing them

    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...

  • How Israel can help Egypt

    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...

  • UJC’s Challenge

    By Stewart Ain

    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...

  • Briefs

    By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

    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...