Issue 261: New Year 2016

In This Issue


Big Gifts: Leonard Lauder

Big Gifts: David Koch

Big Gifts: Eric Trump

Big Gifts: Elon Musk

First Person: Ibrahim AlHusseini


The Lifestyles 360


Cover Profile

Paul Allen

By Sarah Manning

With a Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy under his belt, the Microsoft co-founder, Super Bowl-winner, and Jimi Hendrix-fiend finds himself with nothing to do but fix the world’s problems.

David Rubenstein

By Sarah Manning

David Rubenstein has turned himself into one of the most important philanthropists in the United States. Now he’s working on everyone else.

Charles Feeney

By Sam Robinson

Duty Free founder Charles Feeney, the inspiration for The Giving Pledge, is about to empty his accounts. The latest: $177 million to cure dementia.

Herbert Wertheim

By Nancy A. Ruhling

Dr. Herbert Wertheim’s given over $100 million to Florida education. And there’s reason.

Thomas W. Lewis

By Leah Morrison

Thomas Lewis knows what’s important.


  • Appeal Dinner Honors Gorsky, Fink, and Cameron
  • Panthera Owns the Night
  • USHMM 20th Anniversary Luncheon
  • Harlem School of the Arts Gala
  • Federation Raises $50 Million at Launch
  • Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy

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