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- Is support of the arts a mere "nicety" or does it have other, measurable benefits? According to a recent survey touted in the August 14 Dispatch, its impact can be measured in cold cash through job creation, tax revenue, visitor and a creative class of workers and leading-edge employers." The Foun[...]
- Home parlor meetings are a successful way to educate friends and associates about the Foundation's work and accomplishments. Two were hosted earlier this year by Jennifer and Bill Byer and Tracey and Jim Bowman. This week, Stacy and Howard Levin held a home parlor meeting to introduce their neighb[...]
- Second-year law student Hillary Hoxworth is joining the Foundation Board as a non-voting trustee. Hoxworth, a Columbus Torah Academy alumnus who ran a perfect 4.0 cum as an OSU undergraduate, is president of the Jewish Student Law Association, staff editor of the Ohio State Business Law Journal, an[...]
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- I remember the past, live in the present and dream of the future – I was born in Vienna Austria. In 1938, after Austria became part of Nazi Germany, a kind stranger from Chicago sent an affidavit enabling my parents and me to escape to America. I was 15 years old at the time, but this selfless act o[...]