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Reuben brothers fund new Oxford college with £80m donation

The first Oxford college to be created in 30 years will open to graduates next year following an £80m donation by two of the UK’s richest and most secretive businessmen. David and Simon Reuben, Indian-born, London-raised brothers who built a fortune partly from metals trading in the “Wild East” of the former Soviet Union in […]

Landmark £80m donation from the Reuben Foundation

Oxford University has announced a landmark £80m donation from the Reuben Foundation that will transform Oxford’s newest college and establish a major new scholarship programme. The University last year established its 39th college – the first for 30 years – as a new base for graduate students who are eager to embrace opportunities for interdisciplinary […]

Oxford receives £80m donation for new graduate college

The University of Oxford has received an £80 million gift from the Reuben Foundation to support a new graduate college, the first new Oxford college in 30 years, and establish a student scholarship programme. The institution announced that the college will be named Reuben College in recognition of the donation and welcome its first master’s […]

Reuben brothers give £80m to Oxford for new college

Oxford University has received £80 million from the Reuben brothers, the billionaire property tycoons, to endow its first post-graduate college in 30 years. Reuben College will open in September next year to 120 postgraduates and will specialise in the study of cellular life, artificial intelligence and environmental change. It will take a multi-disciplinary approach which […]

Billionaire Brothers Donate $101 Million to Oxford University

The charitable foundation of David and Simon Reuben has donated 80 million pounds ($101 million) to Oxford University’s newest college. The gift will fund scholarships and research into areas like environmental change. The institute will be renamed Reuben College, according to a statement Thursday. “The current pandemic has shown us just how vital it is […]

Reuben College Oxford

Reuben Foundation makes landmark gift for first new Oxford college in over 30 years Milestone £80 million gift from the Reuben Foundation to support Oxford University’s newest graduate college, to be named Reuben College in perpetuity New college in central Oxford in the heart of the University’s science area will focus on interdisciplinary research addressing […]

Reuben Foundation Covid-19 Emergency Support

The Reuben Foundation has allocated up to $50 million to support causes relating to COVID-19. Given the sheer scale of the impact that the pandemic is having on people, the Reuben Foundation is allocating these additional funds to support a variety of critical causes. These include initiatives already supported by the Reuben Foundation which are […]

Arena Racing Company Local Community Support

The Reuben Foundation, along with Britain’s largest racecourse and greyhound racing group, have announced a new scheme to support local communities by supplying thousands of emergency essential supply boxes. In order to support those facing difficult times as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis, the emergency boxes consisting of household essentials will be provided […]

Foodbank And Emergency Food Initiatives

The Reuben Foundation have supported Covid-19 food delivery initiatives that reach out to the homeless, children and low-income families across London. These include The Trussell Trust who support a nationwide network of foodbanks and The Felix Project that delivers food to charities and schools so they provide healthy meals and help the most vulnerable in […]

Covid-19 Research Into Vaccine Initiatives

The Reuben Foundation has contributed to academic institutions engaged in research on vaccines for COVID-19, including Imperial College, UCL/ GOSH and the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Reuben Foundation Covid-19 Emergency Support