Browsing Tag: Jewish philanthropy


Stanley and Dot Bilsky – A History of Helping

“You can help people by yourself, but if you work with Memphis Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Memphis you can do so much more, you can impact so many more people,” said Dot Bilsky. “They find people that I don’t even know who need help. To me it…

by Steven Holman-

DonorStrong: My Father’s Example

Few family names are as synonymous with philanthropy in Memphis as Scheidt. From university buildings to the pages of innumerable non-profit annual reports, the name is a constant in our city, in the Jewish community and beyond.When the family patriarch, Rudi Scheidt, Sr., of blessed memory, passed away…

by JCPConnect-