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  • Social Justice gets new address on Pico

    By Amy Klein

    December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    When Max Webb was interned at 18 different concentration camps during the Holocaust, he made a promise.

    "If he survived, he would make sure he would contribute to the advancement of the Jewish people and Judaism in any way he could," said his grandson, Greg Podell, the director of...

  • A Webb of Giving

    By Michael Aushenker

    November 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    During the Holocaust, Max Webb made two promises: one to his mother and one to God.

    "I told my mother, I will be hanged, I will be shot, but I would not die from starvation," Webb recalled. To God, he vowed to someday help the Jewish people if God helped him survive the Shoah.

    Webb...