The Genesis Prize

Anish Kapoor
Sir Anish Kapoor wins 2017 Genesis Prize

British sculptor to direct award to projects that aid refugees.

06/02/2017
ITZHAK PERLMAN
‘Giving is a Jewish thing,’ Itzhak Perlman tells ‘Post’

Virtuoso violinist says receiving Genesis Prize is an incredible honor, and he can’t wait to give it all away.

22/06/2016
Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren to host award ceremony in Israel

The Genesis Prize, dubbed by Time magazine as “The Jewish Nobel,” will be awarded to Itzhak Perlman.

anti-semitism
Michael Douglas begins speaking tour of college campuses amid rising anti-Israelism

Hollywood star sets out on speaking tour along with Natan Sharansky.

kippa
Jewish Federations embrace intermarried couples

58% of US Jews have a non-Jewish spouse

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This week in Jerusalem 456940

Peggy Cidor's round-up of city affairs.

16/06/2016
Year of the Woman: Getting the work done

As 2018 grantees advance women’s empowerment, The Genesis Prize Foundation aims to make an impact with a 2019 agenda centered on combating antisemitism.

By LINDA GRADSTEIN , MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN
05/06/2019
Genesis Prize announces $1 million grant to support Beresheet 2

“We are pleased to be the first foundation to announce support of Beresheet 2 and invite you to join us in supporting this important project,” said Stan Polovets.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
13/05/2019
Natalie Portman: I'm not pro-BDS, I'm anti-Netanyahu

The Foundation will not confirm future of $2 million prize or ties with actress.

21/04/2018
Natalie Portman says boycotting Netanyahu, not Israel

"I am not part of the BDS movement and do not endorse it," Portman said.

By JTA
21/04/2018
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