Alexander, the Man of Arts and Education
Alex Von Furstenberg is a name that has adhered to it a lot of respect in the California. Mr. Alexander is the descendant of the famous Furstenberg family of California. The family is a highly prestigious family and is known for their charitable works. Mr. Alexander is also associated with a charitable organization. The organization named as the Von Furstenberg Family Foundation has rendered their helping hands towards the betterment of different sections and strata of the society. At present, he is acting as the Chief Investment Officer of the Arrow investment. Mr. Furstenberg is an honorable man in the city. He is better known for his philanthropic activities. Apart from these kinds of activities he also possesses interests in the field of Art and education. He has rendered his helping hand towards the establishment and betterment of many institutions that are engaged in the art related works.
His tastes of arts include preferences for different forms of art, be it theatre, or paintings or any other form. He has aided many organizations which rate related to this field through his foundation. In the recent past the foundation has made the biggest donation towards the art field. The foundation has been reported to donate an extensive amount of $ 3 Million to a theatre company. The name of the company is Signature Theatre Company. The amount is reported to be donated towards the building of its new Off Broadway Home. This is not a single specimen. Mr. Alex Von Furstenberg is known or various other such charitable works.
Mr. Furstenberg’s aesthetic preference is known from his charitable donations towards the beautification of the surroundings. Recently the charitable association has made a donation of lump sum amount of $ 20 million towards the beautification of the High Line Park. According to the reports received from the city officials, this is the largest amount of individual donation ever made towards the beautification of any New York Park. Apart from these, Alex Von Furstenberg has also rendered his helping hand towards the development of some of the premium educational institutes.
The foundation has records of donating amount to the Tall Ship Institute in Oxnard, California. This is one of the oldest non profitable educational institutes. This institution teaches youths between the age of nine to eighteen various ocean related activities. The foundation made a donation of amount $ 10,000, towards the betterment of the institution.