Issue 267: New Year 2017

In This Issue


First Person: Brooke Goldstein

Brooke Goldstein practices self-defense—in the courts.


The Lifestyles 360

A rundown of the top donations from the last 12 months.

Biggest Gifts


Cover Profile

Nicolas Berggruen

By Nancy A. Ruhling

With his institute making global strides, Nicolas Berggruen has left his jet-setting ways for sunny Los Angeles.

Sandy Climan

By Leah Morrison

Modest beginnings didn’t stop Sandy Climan from dreaming big and chasing his passion all the way to Tinseltown.

Bita Daryabari

By Kim Greene

By providing a haven for new immigrants, Bita Daryabari ensures a better future for us all.

Woody and Gayle Hunt

By Leah Morrison

Simply wanting to make their community better, Woody and Gayle Hunt have become top names in the Southern states.

Sandy and Joan Weill

By Philip Levinson

Sandy and Joan Weill have always given back, and they are now considered one of the most philanthropic couples in the United States.

Teresa C. Younger

By Rena Godfrey

Teresa C. Younger is officially Ms. Right.


  • Appeal of Conscience Foundation Gala
  • Simply Shakespeare Benefit
  • Beit Hatfutsot Anniversary
  • 50th Anniversary Gala
  • FIDF Western Region Gala
  • AFHU Scopus Award Gala
  • Trophée des Arts Gala
  • Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Gala

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