Speeches and Webinars

Eva Moskowitz on Distance Learning at Success Academy

On May 14th, The Philanthropy Roundtable hosted a webinar moderated by Suzie Kovner with Eva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy, to discuss how the NYC charter network’s teachers and students... June 2, 2020 Read More ›

Alexander Hamilton 2016 Award Dinner

On May 9th, the Manhattan Institute awarded the 2016 Alexander Hamilton Award to Harvey A. Silverglate and Bruce Kovner. Harvey A. Silverglate is a civil liberties litigator, author, and co-founder of the... May 9, 2016 Read More ›

On the Occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the Institute for Justice

Bruce Kovner in Washington, D.C. Chip, Professor Epstein, members of the IJ community, thank you for the honor and privilege of speaking to you here tonight on this wonderful celebratory occasion of... September 15, 2014 Read More ›



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Opportunity Society

The Innocence Project | Photo Credit: William Woody

The Foundation advocates for an opportunity society that promotes a strong economy, provides effective and meaningful education for all, and helps the disadvantaged achieve a better life for themselves and their children.

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Carnegie Hall: Ensemble Connect | Photo Credit: Jennifer Taylor

The Foundation supports a vibrant arts and cultural community that nurtures young artists and contributes to the well-being of the whole society.

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