When it comes to philanthropy and fighting for unity and togetherness there is no name known like Dr Moshe Kantor. The prosperity and well being of the Jewish community is his first priority. For this reason he has been the elected president of the European Jewish Congress since the year 2007. He has made sure that the European Jewish Congress is recognized worldwide as a unified voice that fights for European Jews. The influence of this man is known to be one to be revered in the Jewish community across the world.
Dr. Moshe is among some of the wealthiest people in the world. But this is not what makes him famous. He is famous because of how readily uses his financial ability to help the people in need. He in fact began the Kantor Charitable Foundation to take care of the charitable cases in the United Kingdom. He also has the Kantor Foundation that helps out with cases in other part of Europe, Israel and the world at large. He contributed significant amounts of money to ensure that children and young adults suffering from mental issues can have an institution that takes care of them. He has also helped in the development of a school based in Redbridge that is a leading Jewish comprehensive school in the region. This man has a heart for giving and this has been witnessed by many every now and then. An example is when he personally paid for the reconstruction of a nursing home in Novgorod region that went up in flames and also added a new residential center to the structure.
Any person would agree that this person is just wonderful when they get to see how critical he has been in bringing unity in Europe. He has been actively engaged in talks about interfaith tolerance. He has been quoted saying “The future of a peaceful, united and tolerant Europe lies in all of our hands. We must be proactive in the face of this dark, encroaching racism, hate and intolerance and refuse to passively accept it. Our European future depends on it.”
Kantor is also involved heavily in major civic activities. The main person on duty in the European Jewish street is what he calls himself. This is because of the role he plays as the president of the EJC. He also participates in the Holocaust remembrance forums. The main purpose of the forum is to keep alive the memories of the tragic event that killed many innocent people. He has been championing nuclear non-proliferation since the year 2007.
Dr Kantor’s positive contribution to the world is extensive. There are very many things about him that this article has not even mentioned. In order to know the man better you can read more about him online.