Lief D. Rosenblatt

NET WORTH: Unknown

SOURCE OF WEALTH: Soros Fund Management

JEWISH FUNDING AREAS: Community, Education, Arts & Culture, Israel

OVERVIEW: Lief Rosenblatt gives through The Rosenblatt Charitable Trust. Rosenblatt’s board memberships include AVI CHAI Foundation. The Northeast is an important region of giving.

BACKGROUND:  Lief D. Rosenblatt graduated with an A.B. from Harvard University, an M.A. from the University of Oxford, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He was a senior vice president at Lehman Brothers, a managing director at Soros Fund Management, and a senior managing member of Satellite Asset Management. 

ISSUES:

EDUCATION & COMMUNITY: Through his charitable trust, Rosenblatt has supported the Manhattan Jewish Experience, the Menachem Education Foundation, and the Rabbi Jacob Joseph School. Rosenblatt is on the board of AVI CHAI Foundation, whose work includes encouraging "those of the Jewish faith towards greater commitment to Jewish observance and lifestyle by increasing their understanding, appreciation and practice of Jewish traditions, customs and laws.” 

ARTS & CULTURE: Funding recipients include the Yiddish Book Center (Rosenblatt is on the board) and National Museum of American History.

RELIGIOUS LIFE: Rosenblatt has supported American Friends of Lubavitch Chabad, Chabad of Mt. Olympus (in Los Angeles), Sante Fe Jewish Center-Chabad, Temple Bethshalom, and Temple Israel of New York.

ISRAEL: Rosenblatt has supported Friends of Israel Defense Forces, the American Israel Education Foundation, the Shalem Foundation, The Israel Project, Stand With Us

LOOKING FORWARD: Expect Rosenblatt’s areas of support to Jewish organizations to continue as has been established.  

CONTACT: 

The Rosenblatt Charitable Trust
160 E. 72nd St., Apt. 7
New York City, NY 10021