The Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture is proud to share this new video on the creation of the beautiful community mural at the Peninsula Jewish Community Center.
The Grand Opening of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews will take place on October 28, 2014. At this time, the 8-gallery Core Exhibition, presenting 1,000 years of Jewish life in Poland, will be unveiled to the public.
The Taube Family Foundation, the Koret Foundation and the Warriors Community Foundation are partnering together to support underserved youth in the Bay Area through Hoops for Kids.
On January 17, Minister of Culture and National Heritage Bogdan Zdrojewski announced the appointment of Dr. Dariusz Stola as the new director of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, in Warsaw.
The Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture mourns the loss of Magda Grodzka-Gużkowska, Righteous Among the Nations. Ms.Grodzka-Gużkowska passed away on January 6, the day before her 90th birthday. In 2011, the Taube Foundation presented her with the annual Irena Sendler Memorial Award at the Nożyk Synagogue in Warsaw for her involvement in rescuing Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II.
With great pride, the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture congratulates our chairman, Tad Taube, on being honored as one of the 2013 "Forward 50," the newsweekly's annual list of 50 newsworthy and notable Jewish Americans.
The Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture is pleased to announce a grant of $900,000.00 over three years to support the Commonwealth Club of California's capital campaign to purchase and renovate the Club's first dedicated headquarters. This grant is made in partnership with the Koret Foundation.
The Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture is pleased to announce a grant of $1,000,000.00 over three years to the Exploratorium to support its capital campaign. This grant is made in partnership with the Koret Foundation.
As the 49ers secured the title of NFC Champions, their efforts this season have raised $500,000to support Bay Area youth organizations through Touchdowns for Kids. With fundraising efforts led by Tad Taube, Chairman of Taube Family Foundation and President of the Koret Foundation, Touchdowns for Kids is a collaboration between Taube, Koret, and the 49ers Foundation that directs funding to six local youth organizations.
In May 2007, the Republic of Poland appointed businessman and philanthropist Tad Taube, one of the Bay Area's distinguished civic leaders, to represent Poland as an Honorary Consul in northern California. Mr. Taube was born in Krakow, Poland, in 1931 and immigrated to the United States in the summer of 1939, just weeks before the outbreak of World War II. He has dedicated his life to efforts strengthening the civic and cultural life in both the United States and Poland and to building a close connection between the two.