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By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

The Genesis Prize cuts ties with Prime Minister Netanyahu’s office

Genesis Prize, named as the “Jewish Nobel,” cut ties with the Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Office in order to keep the award from being seen as political. Benjamin Netanyahu is charged in three corruption More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Israel honors Natalie Portman with 2018 Genesis Prize Laureate

    The Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman on Tuesday has been awarded Israel’s 2018 Genesis Prize in recognition of her commitment to social causes and deep connection to her Jewish and Israeli More...

By Jewish Business News On Monday, March 9th, 2015

Jay Leno to Host June 2015 Genesis Prize Ceremony in Israel

Jay Leno will return to Israel and serve as Master of Ceremonies for the second annual Genesis Prize Award Ceremony on June 18, 2015. The $1 million Prize will be awarded to Michael Douglas. Leno hosted last More...

By Lily Bethlehem On Friday, January 16th, 2015

Michael Douglas Given Genesis Prize For Jewish Heritage

  Two-time academy award winner Michael Douglas received the Genesis prize, a $1 million award given to those at the forefront of strengthening Jewish culture and heritage, as reported by the LATimes. Douglas, More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Michael Bloomberg To Use $1 Million Genesis Prize To Launch new Prize Of His Own

– Jay Leno is on hand to host the awarding of the $1 million Genesis Prize to Michael Bloomberg – – Former New York Mayor and known philanthropist Michael Bloomberg is in Israel to be the first More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
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Michael Bloomberg To Receive The Inaugural Genesis Prize In Israel In May

– The former New York mayor will be the first recipient of the Genesis Prize. – – Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will visit Israel in May to receive the inaugural Genesis Prize for More...

By Yael Ella On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

US Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Israel to receive Genesis Lifetime Achievement award

US Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has arrived in Israel to accept a lifetime achievement award from the Genesis Prize foundation recognizing “inspirational” Jewish figures. Ginsburg, 85, More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Artist Anish Kapoor donates $1 million ‘Jewish Nobel’ prize to refugees

British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor, winners of the Genesis prize, known as the “Jewish Nobel prize,” has donated $1 million to five charities working with refugees worldwide. The famous artist won the prize More...

By Reggie Reiner On Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Michael Douglas In Israel to Receive $1 Million Genesis Prize

– – Michael Douglas is in Israel to receive the $1 million Genesis Prize for Jewish heritage. The Oscar winning actor visited The Peres Center for Peace and spoke out against the BDS movement against More...

By Jewish Business News Correspondent On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Nine humanitarian businesses win Bloomberg-funded Genesis challenge

  Genesis Generation Challenge Recipients of this year are: Build Israel and Palestine (BIP); Building Up (Canada); eNable 3d Printed Prosthetics; LAVAN (Israel); Prize4Life (Israel); Sanergy (Kenya); Sesame More...

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