Community Involvement and Philanthropy

Norman Rabb and Albert Einstein

Norman Rabb with Albert Einstein, c. 1948, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 9/Folder 8, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

 

The Rabb family was actively involved in the Jewish community and greater Boston community. Members of the Rabb family held positions in numerous organizations including the Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Bonds for Israel, the Boston Public Library, the Kennedy Library Foundation, the Museum of Fine Arts, and the Harvard Business School Associates. The family is also known for their philanthropy. Their contributions have benefited organizations such as Beth Israel Hospital, Brandeis University, and Temple Kehillath Israel.

 

 

 

The Rabbs and Ben-Gurion

Sidney and Irving Rabb meet with Prime Minister Ben-Gurion as representatives for Bonds for Israel, 1951, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 9/Folder 2, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

Rabb Graduate Center, Brandeis University

Groundbreaking of the Rabb Graduate Center at Brandeis University, 1956, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 9/Folder 19, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company letter

Letter to Sidney Rabb from the Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company, 1975, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 2/Folder 10, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

Sidney Rabb letter to the President

Letter from Sidney Rabb to the President urging funding for the National Arts, Humanities, and Cultural Affairs Act, 1976, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 2/Folder 10, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

Alan B. Wade letter to Sidney Rabb

Reply letter to Sidney Rabb from Alan B. Wade, Assistant to the Director of Public Affairs, 1976, Rabb Family/Stop & Shop Collection, P-679, Box 2/Folder 10, Collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA, and New York, NY.

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