The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, announced today an $8 million grant toward a new international rehabilitation center expanding Kennedy Krieger Institute’s existing Weinberg Outpatient Center. The Weinberg Foundation has been a stalwart supporter of Kennedy Krieger Institute since 1994, providing a total of more than […]

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The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has named Jonathan D. Hook as its first Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Hook will direct the Foundation’s $2B investment portfolio and will work closely with the Foundation’s Board of Trustees and with Rachel Garbow Monroe, the Weinberg Foundation’s President/CEO, […]

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In November, 2013, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation announced a matching grant initiative intended to energize the philanthropic community in the area of workforce development. Today, the Weinberg Foundation and Jewish Funders Network (JFN), which administers the program, remind funders as well as eligible nonprofits to apply in the coming weeks. The application deadline […]

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The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced a new Summer Youth Initiative. The Initiative was created to provide support for high quality summer programs that blend academic learning with enriching activities to increase positive social behavior and academic achievement. Specific goals include:   Decreasing summer […]

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Community leaders and elected officials gathered this morning for the formal opening of the new $43M Henderson-Hopkins Elementary/Middle School and the Weinberg Early Childhood Center. Ellen M. Heller, Weinberg Foundation Board Chair, was among today’s speakers and is seen in the photo preparing for the ceremonial ribbon cutting. The Henderson/Hopkins School is the first new public school […]

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The Baltimore Education Research Consortium (BERC) has released its new report, A Library They Deserve, by Steven Sheldon, Marcia H. Davis, and Faith Connolly. This report is the first of a series of reports for The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation examining The Baltimore Elementary and Middle School Library Project (Library Project). This report on the […]

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The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation today welcomed community, civic, and business leaders to its Annual Community Gathering at Beth El Congregation in Pikesville, Maryland. Nearly 1,000 people attended this year’s event. The multi-media program celebrated the Foundation’s mission, partnerships, and accomplishments of the past year. Jennie Chin Hansen, CEO, American Geriatrics Society was the […]

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The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation announced today an additional $4 million in funding for the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference), which will allocate the funds through the Weinberg Holocaust Survivors Emergency Assistance Fund (Holocaust Survivors Emergency Fund). The Weinberg Fund provides a range of emergency services to Holocaust survivors including […]

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