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    Our 2016 Summer Legacy Newsletter features the story of Mindy & Gene Stein and their Tikun Olam Foundation.

    Op-Ed by Marvin I. Schotland

    President & CEO Marvin I. Schotland discusses the generosity of the LA Jewish community in this Jewish Journal Op-Ed.


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    "We have immense gratitude... and an obligation to make the world better for others.” Those heartfelt words, from our cover story, are Mindy Stein's, a longtime Foundation donor...



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