Experience Eugene’s legacy through this series of heartwarming stories.
"Growing up in Detroit, the most important lessons I learned from my parents were to be an honest and fair guy, get a good education and be a good Jew."
"My mother was a very strong force growing up, and I credit her for my success. She called me “The Great Eugene.” When I looked in the mirror, I saw “The Great Eugene” and it gave me great confidence."
"My first day at summer camp was the day that changed my life—it was the moment I discovered it’s not power or wealth that makes a man a leader, it’s his passion for giving back to his community."
"Wayne State University is an educational jewel for Detroit—and I truly enjoyed my time spent there."
"Once I got into the pharmacy business, I knew I was headed in the right direction. I really took to the business—understanding all the ins and outs and developing my own unique approach."
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