Charles Kushner to be honored. (Transcripts).F.E.G E.G For Example .S, the largest not-for-profit health related and human services system in the United States, will honor Charles Kushner, chairman of Kushner Companies, at its Annual Benefit Dinner, "Partnerships for a Changing World," on May 5, 2003 at The Pierre in New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. . The event, which is F.E.G.S' major fund-raising dinner, acknowledges a successful business leader who has made a significant contribution to his or her community.
"Mr. Kushner is a committed philanthropist. He has received national recognition for his countless civic activities and humanitarian contributions over the years" noted James S. Tisch James S. Tisch (born January 2, 1953) has been the CEO of Loews Corporation since 1999. Tisch graduated from Cornell University and received his masters of business administration at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the son of Lawrence A. Tisch. , president and chief executive officer of Loews Corporation and honorary chair of this year's event.
Most recently, Kushner was honored with a Doctor of Humane Letters Noun 1. Doctor of Humane Letters - an honorary degree in letters
honorary degree, honoris causa - a degree conferred to honor the recipient degree from Yeshiva University. In the past several years, his accomplishments include an appointment to the U.S. Holocaust-Memorial Council by President Clinton; the "Humanitarian of the Year" Award from the National Conference for Community and Justice The National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ) formerly known as the National Conference of Christians and Jews, is a national non-profit organization in the United States. , honoree at Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey's "Steps to Independence" dinner, and the New Jersey Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur of the Year" Award.