(RNS) Billionaire industrialist Edgar Bronfman Sr., who gave generously to Jewish philanthropy from his share of the Seagram Co.’s fortune, focused ...
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Bronfman, in his role as President of the Samuel Bronfman Foundation, also gave generously to Jewish causes. It is unlikely that anyone will ever support such a broad range of Jewish organizations and causes ever again.
"Edgar was deeply committed to making Judaism relevant to all those who were seeking it. He sought to build a big tent, open for vigorous debate, impassioned questioning, and full of joy."
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