Press Releases


Taube Philanthropies Names Two Scholars as 2016 Irena Sendler Memorial Award Recipients

Taube Philanthropies has named two scholars whom it will honor with its 2016 Irena…

Release date: Jun. 01, 2016

Taube Philanthropies Makes $15 Million Gift to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Jerusalem

A $15 million grant from Taube Philanthropies will allow Hebrew Union College-Jewish…

Release date: May. 19, 2016

Polish Jewish history museum named European Museum of the Year

The POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, a signature philanthropic endeavor of San…

Release date: Apr. 11, 2016

University of Wrocław's Department of Jewish Studies Receives Capital Grant from Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture

The Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture has awarded the University of…

Release date: Mar. 22, 2016


IDF Soldiers to Receive Hanukkah Mezuzot from Poland

Israeli military bases in need of kosher mezuzot are in luck this Hanukkah season.…

Release date: Dec. 03, 2015

Dr. Jan Kulczyk Honored with 2015 Irena Sendler Memorial Award

Polish businessman and entrepreneur Dr. Jan Kulczyk, who donated the largest single gift…

Release date: Oct. 14, 2015

Tad Taube Leads Support for Reopening of the Historic UC Theatre, a New Concert Hall Serving the Bay Area

This fall, a historic Bay Area landmark will be reborn when The UC Theatre in Berkeley…

Release date: Jul. 28, 2015