Posts Tagged ‘ philanthropy ’

A Tribute to Sam Goldwyn, Jr.

January 22, 2015
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A Tribute to Sam Goldwyn, Jr.

I thought John Goldwyn really nailed it in his tribute to his father Sam Goldwyn, Jr. in Variety following Sam’s passing. I was particularly drawn to the quote from the writer Richard LaGravenese in John’s tribute that for me described why Sam was one of my favorite donors and MPTF supporters. LaGravenese once told...

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Congratulations Jeffrey!

December 7, 2012
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On Saturday night, Jeffrey Katzenberg was awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar Award at the Ray Dolby Ballroom to commemorate his philanthropic efforts in the industry, namely his work with MPTF. In response to the prestigious award with an exclusive list of recipients that also includes Oprah Winfrey and Jerry Lewis, Katzenberg said: “This...

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