Simon Schoenbrun, Philanthropist, Dead in Poland
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Simon Schoenbrun, Philanthropist, Dead in Poland

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Simon Schoenbrun, prominent philanthropist has died of a heart attack. He was 71. He was the founder and president of the Jewish Relief Committee of Warsaw and a leader of other charitable organizations. He was also a member of the Council of the Jewish Agency for Palestine.

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  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund