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Dr. Miriam Adelson one of seven to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom
She earned the United States’ highest civilian honor in part for her stalwart support for the State of Israel and numerous Jewish causes.
Trump names Dr. Miriam Adelson a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient
“I am deeply humbled and moved,” says Adelson, who is being honored for her contribution to combating substance abuse • Adelson is among seven recipients of America’s highest civilian honor; others include Babe Ruth and Elvis Presley.
Friends of IDF raise record $60 million at LA gala
Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson donated $10 million, matched by Israeli-American philanthropist Haim Saban and his wife, Cheryl.
Dexter Van Zile
‘They’re all Jews!’
Throughout history, stereotypes of Jews as money-hungry and corrupt have stoked anti-Jewish political movements—and often, with deadly consequences.
No better gift: Organization makes strides in bone-marrow donation and research
At a New York event to highlight the cause, the heroes of the evening were the donors and recipients. Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson were also honored with the Partners for Life Award, which recognized their decade-long commitment to Gift of Life’s mission.
Adelson family contributes $13 million to Israeli-American Council
The gift was donated in the wake of Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson's more than $50 million in previous donations to the organization.