Stories of Giving

Whizin and Schultz: Life’s Purpose Is For Helping People

September 21, 2021

Helping others is at the core of Bruce Whizin’s family, including daughter Sarah and son-in-law Michael Schultz, and their three…

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Unistream

September 21, 2021

‘A grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles enabled Unistream to establish a new Entrepreneurship Center that serves…

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Tony and Catherine Chanin

September 21, 2021

It’s only been a few years since mom’s passing. The Family Support Organization she established allows us to continue her legacy to…

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Tom Corby, CPA, Corby & Corby

September 21, 2021

One of my clients with his own family foundation had traditionally made large donations to two charities, but wanted to…

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Shari Foos: Expanding Perspective and Deepening Empathy

September 21, 2021

“I care deeply about people, social justice and equality,” Shari Foos stated. “It pains me to see injustice, but it…

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Schwartz Family: Tikkun Olam Woven Into Their DNA

September 21, 2021

Longtime Beverly Hills residents Lisa and Mark Schwartz exude a palpable sense of joy and enthusiasm for helping others. “There…

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Samantha & Jeremy Garelick: Creating a Family Culture of Tzedakah for Their Children

September 21, 2021

We want our kids to see the immediate result of helping somebody and to see how good that feels so…

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Ron Blanc – Assisting the State of Israel

September 21, 2021

Occupation: Tax and business attorney in Los Angeles for more than 44 years, recently retired from Arnold & Porter, LLP.…

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Rabbi Aaron Lerner

September 21, 2021

When our students look back on the pandemic, we know they’ll recall how their Jewish community showed up with open…

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Paul Kester: Surviving the Holocaust and Living Tikkun Olam

September 21, 2021

Our purpose in life should be to help others — be it family, community, country, or the world. Helping others…

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