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Rhoda L. Mayerson (February 10, 1923 - May 12, 2021)

Rhoda L. Mayerson, nee Weinstein, age 98, passed away Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. Loving wife of the late Manuel (Manny) (z”l), mother of Frederic (wife Dawna), Arlene (husband Allan Tinker), Neal (wife Donna), grandmother of Amanda, Adam (fiancé Danyel) and Emma (Ben Richeda), and great grandmother to Maya. Rhoda Mayerson’s light shines on in this world that was blessed with her enduring spirit. There will be a private, family only graveside funeral service. In lieu of visitation, respects can be paid via notes to the family sent to The Mayerson Foundation, 312 Walnut Street, Suite 3600, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. Donations can be made to The Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in care of the Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children and to Artswave. To read the full tribute to Mrs. Mayerson's life, please click here

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"We must build a new world, a far better world - one in which the eternal dignity of a man is respected."

-Harry S. Truman

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"What is honored in a society is cultivated there."

- Plato

Manuel D. & Rhoda Mayerson Foundation

The Mayerson Family Foundations are dedicated to creating communities that are just, caring and respectful – communities in which marginalized populations are empowered and all people have opportunities to seek their highest aspirations.

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In recent years the Mayerson Family Foundations have become more focused and, while continuing to keep an eye out for new opportunities, have developed key strategies for each of its areas of work. These areas are:

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Our geographic focus is in the Greater Cincinnati area with limited grant making in other areas where our Trustees reside and at the initiative of those Trustees.