George and Irina Foundation

The George & Irina Schaeffer Foundation was created in 2009 with a mission to give back to the community through scholarships, student financial aid services, medical research, humanitarian projects, and educational efforts. George and his wife Irina are dedicated philanthropists who place the highest priority on giving back to those who need it most.
Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL., the George & Irina Schaeffer Foundation has supported and donated millions of dollars to organizations worldwide, including the American Heart Association, the Leukemia Research Foundation, and the National Lung Association. George and Irina have also made generous donations to universities, Jewish cultural organizations, music conservatories, and hospitals.

In 2012, Schaeffer was the recipient of the City of Hope Cancer Center’s most prestigious honor, the Spirit of Life Award, where he was recognized for his compassion, dedication, and generosity to important charitable causes