Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Ronald Kaufman: President Jewish Community Federation 1984-1986

Interviewee(s):
Kaufman, Ronald
Interviewer(s):
Glaser, Eleanor
Title:
Ronald Kaufman: President Jewish Community Federation 1984-1986
Abstract:
Family life, Tucson, father's activities on behalf of Israel; UC Berkeley M.B.A., 1959; marriage to Barbara Kassner; starts real estate firm specializing in rehabilitation and preservation; president, Jewish Family Service Agency, and vice president and co-founder, National Assn. of Jewish Family and Children's Agencies; San Francisco-based Jewish Community Federation: founder and first chairman, Leadership Development Committee, given Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel Memorial Award, 1972, fundraising, committee membership, president, 1984-1986; reforming Jewish Agency; demographic study, direct allocation to Israel; Jewish Community Endowment Fund.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1996
Project:
Jewish Community Federation Leadership
Oskicat record:
b11304794
Rights:
Kaufman, Ronald. "Ronald Kaufman: President Jewish Community Federation 1984-1986." Interview by Eleanor Glaser in 1996. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1998.