Marc's Remarks

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11 Interesting Men

Happy and healthy secular new year to you and your family. And a happy 8th birthday to my son.  

Out of Africa -- Almost All

Thank you to those of you who responded to my email last week about helping those in the Jewish community who are currently unemployed or seeking new opportunities.

Bill Is Not Alone -- Unfortunately

At the end of last week, I received a phone call from a gentleman, let's call him Bill, asking if I could meet with him on Friday.

Leverage + Impact = Future

As we approach the end of the calendar year, our mailboxes and inboxes quickly get filled with direct mail letters asking for charitable support.