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Ms. Shana Penn

Executive Director

Taube Philanthropies

Direct Phone: (510) ***-****       

Email: s***@***.org

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Taube Philanthropies

1050 Ralston Avenue

Belmont, California 94002

United States

Company Description

Taube Philanthropies was established in 1981 by its founder and chairman, Tad Taube. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area and with an office in Warsaw, the Foundation makes philanthropic investments primarily in the Bay Area and Poland, in scholarship, her ... more

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Polish Suburban News

Director of Media Relations

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Executive Director



Board Member
National Coalition of Independent Scholars

Board Member
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

Board Member
JCCSF leagues

Institute Fellow
Open Society Institute

Institute Fellow

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San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

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Shana Penn is executive ... [cached]

Shana Penn is executive director of the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture. At the Jewish Community Library, SAN FRANCISCO. Co-presented by KlezCalifornia. No charge. More info: 415.567.3327, (See also description below of related reception September 11 at Osher Marin JCC).

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Shana Penn

Grants Officer

Taube Philanthropies pledges $3 million to Ronald McDonald House | Taube Philanthropies [cached]

Tad Taube and Taube Philanthropies Executive Director Shana Penn attended a special "topping off" ceremony on August 5 at the construction site.

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From left to right: Sean Taube, son of Tad Taube; Natan Sharansky, Chairman of The Jewish Agency for Israel; Tad Taube, Founder and Chairman, Taube Philanthropies; Mayor Nir Barkat, Mayor of the City of Jerusalem; and Shana Penn, Executive Director of Taube Philanthropies; celebrate as The Taube Family Campus at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion was named today, June 29, 2016.

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She has inspired generations of students and fellow academics to study Yiddish literature and to understand its place in both Jewish and Polish cultural history," said Shana Penn, Executive Director of Taube Philanthropies. "She has helped to establish Yiddish Studies as a reputable academic field in Poland and to garner academic recognition globally of Polish scholars of Yiddish."

Upon accepting the award from Penn and Taube Foundation Chairman Tad Taube, Adamczyk-Garbowska stated, "I became interested in Jewish culture and history almost 40 years ago, in the late 1970s, when it seemed as if Jewish life in Poland had ended.

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