Supporters of the Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences
“The discoveries made in Israel and the Mediterranean Sea will be a beacon for researchers around the world.”
Leon Charney has had a life-long association with Israel. As a lawyer and broadcaster he has used his influence and skills at key moments in history to advance the country’s long-term interests. His present role as the advocate of this new School is the latest expression of his commitment to a brighter Israeli future.
The Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences
The Trust aspires to improve lives by supporting effective nonprofits in a variety of selected program areas. Since 2008, when the Trust began its active grant making, it has committed more than $1 billion to a wide range of charitable organizations. The Trust’s grant making program in Israel supports leading institutions and initiatives that seek to strengthen the nation’s leadership in scientific, technological and medical research, its health care preparedness, and its standing in the world.