Tag Archives: Legacy High School

From Challenge Grants to P.R.: Many Facets of J. Luce Foundation

New York, N.Y.  When my mother passed away in 2001, I was inspired to create Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) that went on to help vulnerable children in Africa, Asia and the Americas. My father’s death in 2007 provided the impetus to create a foundation embracing arts, education and orphan care with an emphasis on supporting young global […]

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Foundation Launches Young Leadership Experience to Hellas

New York, N.Y. Leadership. The ability to motivate others towards a common goal. When coupled with a charity or philanthropy, the art of connecting with others to better humanity. This has been our objective since founding Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) in 1999, ‘raising global leaders.’ And it continued in 2008 with the launch of the J. […]

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On #GivingTuesday, the Possibilities Endless, the Impact Great

New York, N.Y. Are you suffering from #GivingTuesday fatigue yet? The needs truly are endless, yet each and every gift, whether to animal care or reproductive rights, goes so far to make the world a better place. Many of you have asked for how to give money to Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) or The J. Luce […]

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Commencement Address at Legacy High School: ‘Why Not?’

Thus began the seeds of New York’s Child School/Legacy High School. In the early 1970’s, Maari found her early professional experience in the field of special education extremely disheartening. While employed as a child psychologist at a Manhattan special-needs grammar school, she was dismayed by the administration’s failure to apply academic standards. Maari says, “Even […]

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World Renowned Autistic Advocate Temple Grandin’s Mother to Tell the Family Story

New York, N.Y. Eustacia Cutler will be in New York City, on Roosevelt Island underneath the 59th Street Bridge, for a one-on-one conversation with the public.  Eustacia is mother to world renowned autistic advocate Temple Grandin, Ph.D.  Temple is considered the most accomplished and well-known adult with autism in the world. HBO released Temple’s auto-biography […]

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