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Kafi Blumenfield to lead Discovery Cube Los Angeles science museum
Kafi Blumenfield to lead Discovery Cube Los Angeles science museum

Kafi Blumenfield, who spent most of the last seven years giving away money to grass-roots social causes when she was head of the L.A.-based Liberty Hill Foundation, has been hired as the founding executive director of the Discovery Cube Los Angeles science museum opening Nov. 13 at Hansen Dam Recreation Center at the city's northern edge. In her new job, Blumenfield, 43, will be responsible for raising money to help meet an annual budget of $4.7 million and for building an audience for the San Fernando Valley's first major museum. She will be "the community face" of the new museum, said Joe Adams, chief executive of the new Cube's older and much bigger sister,...

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