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The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to Cuyahoga County Public Library (CCPL/the Library) to establish the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Memory Lab (the Memory Lab) in the CCPL South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch. The Memory…

The Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County has received a transformative gift of $5 million from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation. This commitment, part of the final phase of a $15 million capital campaign, marks the latest significant…

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The Western Reserve Historical Society (WRHS) is pleased to announce that the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation is the Title Sponsor of the new, innovative exhibit experience Cleveland Starts Here® opening at the Cleveland History Center in University Circle in…

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On October 14, 2016, Morton L. Mandel received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Alumni Association of Case Western Reserve University at the University’s 2016 Alumni Association Awards.  The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes an alumnus who has made distinguished and…

Case Western Reserve University’s Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS) recently honored JoAnn White, Consultant to the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation, with one of the school’s Centennial Alumni Awards. The awards were established to honor 100 extraordinary…

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The $9.2 million renovation of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS) building on the campus of Case Western Reserve University was celebrated with a building dedication on September 16, 2016.  This renovation was made…

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The Jack and Lilyan Mandel Building at The Temple-Tifereth Israel was dedicated on September 11, 2016. The building was the result of a $16 million lead gift made by the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation. The gift was given…

Dr. Blanton S. Tolbert, the first recipient of the 2016 Case Western Reserve University, Department of Chemistry, Morton L. Mandel Award, was honored during a luncheon in August at Case Western Reserve University. The award is part of a $100,000…

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On May 21, 2016, the inaugural Cleveland Heritage Medal was awarded to Morton L. Mandel and four other community leaders (Reverend Dr. Otis Moss, Jr., Sandra Pianalto, the Honorable George V. Voinovich and Richard W. Pogue) in recognition of their…

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The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has named business leader and entrepreneur Morton L. Mandel as the recipient of its Scholar-Patriot Award in recognition of his philanthropy and dedication to public service. This award  was presented to Mr. Mandel on…

The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives (AJA) is pleased to announce that it has received two prestigious grants from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation and the Mandel Supporting Foundations, both based in Cleveland, Ohio.…

The Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Foundation and the Mandel Supporting Foundations today announced an $8 million grant to the Health Education Campus (HEC) of Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Clinic.  The award will support construction of a…

“Absolutely transformative” is how Jerry Isaak-Shapiro, Agnon’s Head of School, described the gift of just more than 17 million dollars from the Joseph and Florence Mandel Family Foundation. In recognition of this gift, the school will be renamed the Joseph…

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The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation and the Mandel Supporting Foundations have awarded a $2.5 million grant to the Group Plan Commission for the transformation of Public Square.  This previously unannounced gift provides critical funding for the revitalization of…

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The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has received its largest single donation since its founding in 1780.  The Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Foundation, based in Cleveland, Ohio, has donated $5.6 million to establish the Morton L. Mandel Program…

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Kobi Meidan, the Israeli journalist who hosts the award-winning show, “Across Israel,” interviewed Mort Mandel in April of 2015. Meidan’s interview of Mort beautifully tells the story of how Mort went from co-founding and leading Premier Industrial Corporation, a NYSE company,…

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​The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation and the Mandel Supporting Foundations have awarded a $10 million gift to the Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) Foundation to establish the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Humanities Center. The donation – the largest…

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The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation and the Mandel Supporting Foundations have awarded a $3.6 million gift to Cleveland State University to create the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Honors College. The gift will fund merit scholarships and create…

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation, one of the country’s leading philanthropies, has awarded the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum $10 million to ensure the growth, vitality, and impact of Holocaust studies in the United States and abroad. The…

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The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum has received a $10 million gift from the Morton and Barbara Mandel Family Foundation on behalf of longtime trustee and board chair Barbara Mandel and her husband Morton. The gift is the largest in…

The Cleveland Institute of Art has received two grants totaling $1 million from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation in support of the college’s campus unification project. The Foundation announced the second of the two $500,000 grants in early…

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation has awarded a $5.25 million gift to Brandeis University to fund a newly endowed faculty chair and to strengthen the programming at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish…

With hundreds of members gathered June 9 for its annual meeting, Richard A. Block, senior rabbi of The Temple-Tifereth Israel, announced that the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation approved a matching commitment of $16 million towards their campaign.  The…

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On a rainy April afternoon, a hopeful member of Case Western Reserve’s Class of 2013 climbed the dozen steps to the door of Clapp Hall, home of the university’s chemistry department. He was there for the final hurdle of his…

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation has awarded Case Western Reserve University $8 million to support programs in social work, non-profit leadership and community engagement. The commitment includes a $4.95 million dollar lead gift to support an $8.9 million…

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American business entrepreneur and philanthropist, Morton Mandel shares lessons he, with his brothers, Jack and Joseph, learned upon co-founding and leading Premier Industrial Corporation, a world-wide industrial parts and electronic components distributor. Now for readers everywhere who are interested in studying…

The Cleveland Museum of Art today announced a significant gift from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation in support of the museum’s renovation and expansion project, scheduled to be completed at the end of 2013. The gift was approved…

Driven by its commitment to “invest in the people with the values, ability and passion to change the world,” the Mandel Foundation, has awarded a $5 million grant to the West Palm Beach Library Foundation (WPBLF). “A public library is…

During the 2011-2012 “Vision for the Future” annual campaign kick-off reception at Temple Emanu-El on Palm Beach, the JCC of the Palm Beaches announced that its new facility in Palm Beach Gardens will be named the Mandel JCC. The name…

The Mandel Jewish Community Center announces a $2.5 million grant from the Mandel Foundation.  The grant will allow the second phase of its transformational renovation and expansion project to take place. This new grant coupled with an earlier grant brings…

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The Mandel Center for the Humanities, made possible by a $22.5 million gift from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation, will be dedicated at Brandeis University on October 26. The donation and the striking building atop the Brandeis campus…

Jewish and civic community leaders will gather Friday, May 15, to celebrate the groundbreaking of The Mandel Jewish Community Center of Cleveland’s $15 million renovation and expansion project. This exciting multiphase project was made possible through a generous $13.5 million gift from…

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This video chronicles the story of brothers Jack, Joe and Mort Mandel’s civic and philanthropic activities in their hometown of Cleveland, Ohio, nationally and in Israel. The brothers began donating to charities in the late 1940s, and as their business,…