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  • $50 million gift to Hebrew U. and this that and the other

    Just  scanned Dan Brown’s ejewishphilanthropy.com and found some good news bits. Brown re-ran some press releases and posted some intersting links over the past week or so: Hebrew University received a $50 million grant from the Edmund Safra foundation to study the brain. It is the largest gift an Israeli research institution has ever received,… More ▸

  • ‘Patriarch’ of the St. Louis community missing, feared dead

    From the St. Louis Jewish Light: The man known as the patriarch of the Jewish community in St. Louis is missing and feared dead at 102 years old. On Monday, two days after witnesses saw an elderly man jumping off the Daniel Boone Bridge and into the Missouri River, the authorities were still searching the river… More ▸