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George Soros Just Used $18 Billion to Create One of the World’s Biggest Charities

Billionaire investor George Soros has transferred “the bulk of his wealth” to the Open Society Foundations, the nonprofit organization said.

The $18 billion donation from Soros, who has long championed democratic causes, makes the organization one of the world’s largest philanthropic nonprofits, according to the… 244 more words

Leadership

George Soros Transfers Billions to Open Society Foundations by DAVID GELLES


By DAVID GELLES

Mr. Soros has moved about $18 billion to Open Society, which promotes democracy and human rights around the world. He plans to give still more. 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

Robert Lipman


Robert Lipman The development of a philanthropy based Retreat for children and youthful grown-ups has been Lipman’s long lasting dream and desire.
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Open University on TV8 News

Hello Everyone – We had a wonderful visit yesterday by Amy Lacey, News Channel 8 anchor, at St. Luke’s.  She is working on a story about our Open University, the Center’s lifelong learning program.  24 more words

Boomer

London Art Auction for Grenfell Fire Survivors Raises $2.5 Million

Leading artists donated pieces for sale at Sotheby’s, including Tracey Emin, Antony Gormley and Wolfgang Tillmans.

Published: October 17, 2017 at 05:30AM

Arts By ANNA CODREA-RADO… 65 more words

NYT

Call for Papers: "Philanthropy, Development, and the Arts" (23-25 July, 2018)

From 23-25 July, 2018, our ERC funded project Developing Theatre will be hosting its first international conference with a special focus on Philanthropy, Development and the Arts: Histories and Theories… 120 more words

Theatre History

Dis-ease

It’s Pinktober, the month we all turn our attention to breast cancer. I felt moved today to do something in honor of so many friends and family members who’ve endured treatment and prevailed, or lost their fight with some form of this insidious disease. 522 more words

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