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32nd General Hospital Collection

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Identifier: MSS015
Overview World War I and World War II necessitated the expansion not only of the combat forces of the U.S. military but also of its medical services. To help meet this need, medical schools and the American Red Cross sponsored the creation of hospital units. The Indianapolis medical community followed this trend during both wars. In 1917, the Indianapolis Chapter of the American Red Cross established the unit eventually designated Base Hospital 32. Almost all of the doctors, nurses, and enlisted men...

Adam Yarmolinsky Papers

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Identifier: MSS026
Overview In 1973, the Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs was formed to study the relationships between foundations, the government, and the public. To meet the needs of this study the Commission contracted with several individuals to do research and write papers. Adam Yarmolinsky served as both a researcher/author and a special consultant to the Commission.This collection includes the correspondence and papers of Adam Yarmolinsky related to his service to the Commission on...

Alan Rabinowitz Bibliography and Philanthropy Publications

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Identifier: MSS141
Scope and Contents The most important component of the collection is an annotated bibliography of progressive philanthropy addressed to Brenda Burk in 2008, which is listed as the first item in the collection. Other materials include a variety of publications relating to social justice issues and progressive philanthropic organizations that Rabinowitz collected during the course of his life. Newsletters, working papers, and reports form the bulk of the collection. Materials are organized in alphabetical order...

Altrusa International, Inc. of Indianapolis Records

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Identifier: MSS009
Overview Altrusa International, Inc. is an international service organization for professional and executive business women with membership on a limited classification basis. The National Association of Altrusa Clubs, founded in 1917 as Altrusa Institute, was the first national organization of business and professional women. In 1935 Altrusa became international and the name was changed to International Association of Altrusa Clubs, Inc. The organization’s name was changed again in June 1947, to Altrusa...

American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel, Inc. Records

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Identifier: MSS065
Scope and Contents Series I: Minutes of Meetings, 1935-1987. Minutes of the Board of Directors' meetings, Executive Committee meetings, and yearly meetings are included in this series. The minutes contain complete transcripts of the earliest meetings, treasurers' reports, committee reports, and speeches and papers presented by association members.Series II: Giving USA-Annual Reports, 1956-1992. This series contains the annual report entitled Giving USA. The information in the reports include overview...

American City Bureau Records

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Identifier: MSS052
Overview American City Bureau, a fundraising consulting firm, works with not for profit organizations to design and run fund raising campaigns. Established in 1913 by Edgar and Harold Buttenheim, the company merged with Beaver and Associates in 1963. The firm has worked on capital campaigns on the national and local level. American City Bureau has been instrumental in developing campaigns for organizations such as the Young Men’s Christian Association,(YMCA), the Young Women’s Christian Association,...

American Turners Local Societies Collection

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Identifier: MSS038
Overview Many Germans immigrated to the United States following the failure of an 1848 revolution designed to introduce democratic reforms into the governments of the German states. Among these immigrants were members of the Turners, an athletic and political organization founded in Germany during the second decade of the nineteenth century. Turners quickly established societies (known as Turnverein or Turngemeinde) in the American cities in which they settled. These societies served as athletic,...

American Turners Records

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Identifier: MSS030
Overview Immigrants to the United States in the nineteenth century founded organizations that served as social centers, maintained cultural identity, and promoted the ideals and the interests of the immigrants and their American-born descendants. The American Turners is an example of such an organization. Established by German immigrants in 1850, the American Turners advocated a liberal political philosophy and fought to protect both the political rights and the German heritage of the immigrants. The...

Anna Margaret Ross Alexander Papers

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Identifier: MSS014
Overview Anna Margaret Ross Alexander (1913-1995) was an Indianapolis civic leader, and member and president of the Indianapolis Board of School Commissioners from 1966-1970 during the period when desegregation, integration of the teaching staff, and busing was initiated.

Mrs. Alexander was an active member in diverse civic organizations, but the records collected mainly reflect her tenure on the School Board.

Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) Records

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Identifier: MSS003
Overview The Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) was founded in 1971 by David Horton Smith and Bill Ready as the Association for Voluntary Action Scholars (AVAS). Their vision was to create an independent and impartial forum for researchers in the fledgling field of voluntary action and citizen participation. Major activities have included an annual conference and the publication of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly (NVSQ), formerly the Journal of...

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Philanthropic Studies Archives 75
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Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- United States 12
German Americans -- Societies, etc. 11
Fund raising consultants -- United States 9
German Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 9
Philanthropy -- United States 7
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Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States 6
Fund raising -- United States 6
Social justice 6
Educational fund raising 4
Endowments -- United States 4
Environmental protection 4
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States -- History 4
Fund raising -- United States -- History 4
Voluntarism -- United States 4
Charitable giving -- United States 3
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- New York (State) 3
Charities -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- History 3
Charities -- United States 3
Fraternal organizations 3
Nursing 3
Philanthropists -- United States 3
Professional associations -- United States 3
Progressivism (United States politics) 3
Social settlements -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 3
Youth -- Services for -- United States 3
Youth -- Societies and clubs 3
African Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Agricultural education -- United States 2
Arts -- New York (State) -- Societies, Etc. -- Finance 2
Business education 2
Career education -- United States 2
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Charities -- United States -- Congresses 2
City missions -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- History 2
Clubs -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Community development -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Economics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) 2
Endowments -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Fund raising -- Societies, etc. 2
Fund raising consultants -- United States -- Societies, etc. 2
Immunization 2
Jewish women -- Indiana--Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs -- History 2
Jewish women -- United States 2
Nonprofit organizations -- Finance 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Congresses 2
Nursing -- Social aspects 2
Nursing -- Societies, etc. -- History 2
Nursing -- Studying and teaching 2
Philanthropy -- United States -- Historiography 2
Social change -- Finance 2
True Reformer Building (Washington, D.C.) 2
Universities and colleges -- Public relations 2
Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Achievement motivation 1
African American universities and colleges 1
African American women -- Societies and clubs 1
African American women legislators 1
African Americans -- Civil Rights -- History -- 20th century 1
African Americans -- United States 1
After School Programs 1
Agricultural education -- Indiana 1
Agricultural students -- Indiana 1
Agriculture -- Study and teaching -- Indiana 1
American Academy in Rome 1
American Association for Higher Education 1
Animal welfare 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Appalachian region 1
Architecture and photography 1
Art -- Study and teaching 1
Art and war 1
Associations, institutions, etc. -- United States 1
Billy Graham Crusade (1959 : Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Blindness -- Prevention -- Societies, Etc. -- Finance 1
Blood banks 1
Broadsides 1
Business consultants -- United States 1
Businesswomen -- Indiana -- Societies and clubs 1
Center for Assessment Research and Development (Tenn.) 1
Charitable giving -- Surveys 1
Charity laws and legislation -- United States 1
Children -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs 1
Children with social disabilities -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs 1
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) 1
Christianity and other religions -- Islam 1
Church trustees 1
Church work with prisoners 1
Community development -- United States -- Finance 1
Community development -- United States -- History 1
Community development corporations 1
Community development, Urban -- United States -- Finance 1
Community health services -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 1
Community organization 1
Community organization -- Vermont -- Endowments 1
Corporate governance 1
Corporate governance -- Religious aspects 1
Criminal justice, Administration of 1
Cultural pluralism -- United States 1
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Names
American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel 8
Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs 6
Independent Sector (Firm) 6
Lilly Endowment 6
National Society of Fund Raising Executives 6
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Council on Foundations 5
Ford Foundation 4
Foundation Center 4
Brakeley, John Price Jones, Inc. 3
Council for Advancement and Support of Education 3
Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy 3
MEDICO (Organization) 3
McGee, Vincent F. 3
National Network of Grantmakers (U.S.) 3
Payton, Robert L. 3
Wheeler Mission Ministries 3
American National Red Cross 2
Aspen Institute 2
Association of Fundraising Professionals 2
Association of Voluntary Action Scholars (U.S.) 2
Bernstein, Daniel J., 1918-1970 2
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis 2
Brakeley, George A. 2
Central Indiana Community Foundation 2
Cheswick Center (Boston, Mass.) 2
Coalition of National Voluntary Organizations 2
DJB Foundation 2
Eisenberg, Pablo 2
Ferry, Carol Bernstein, 1924-2001 2
Ferry, Ping 2
Filer, John H. 2
Flanner House (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Frantzreb, Arthur C. 2
Future Farmers of America 2
Hall, Peter Dobkin, 1946-2015 2
Hooverwood (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Indianapolis Maennerchor 2
Junior Achievement 2
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana 2
Kiwanis International 2
Kressley, Larry 2
National 4-H Council (U.S.) 2
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (U.S.) 2
National Council of Jewish Women. Indianapolis Section 2
National Endowment for the Humanities 2
National FFA Organization 2
Public Welfare Foundation (Washington, D.C.) 2
Richardson, Malcolm 2
Rockefeller Foundation (1913-) 2
Rockefeller, John D., (John Davison), III, 1906-1978 2
Rosso, Henry A., 1917- 2
Schwartz, John J., 1919- 2
Sigma Theta Tau International 2
Socialer Turnverein (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Tides Foundation 2
Van Til, Jon 2
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2
Wheeler, William Vincent, 1845-1908 2
Abernathy, James 1
Abrams, Stephen R. 1
African-American Institute 1
Alexander, Anna Margaret Ross, 1913-1995 1
Alinsky, Saul David, 1909-1972 1
Allen, Vivian Beaumont 1
Altrusa International 1
AmeriCorps (U.S.) 1
AmeriCorps*VISTA 1
America's Promise. The Alliance for Youth 1
American Alumni Council 1
American Cancer Society 1
American City Bureau 1
American College Public Relations Association 1
American National Red Cross. Midwestern Area 1
American Red Cross 1
American Research Hospital in Poland (Kraków, Poland) 1
American Turnerbund 1
American Turners (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.) 1
American Turners (Organization) 1
American Turners Northwest Chicago (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Anderson, Keneta 1
Anti-Syphilis League of Indiana 1
Asher, Thomas R. 1
Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action 1
Association of Fundraising Professionals. Indiana Chapter 1
Athenaeum Foundation (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Athenaeum Turners 1
Athenaeum Turners Women's Auxiliary 1
Atlantic Philanthropies (Organization) 1
Banta, Trudy W. 1
Bantz, Charles R. 1
Bauer, John George, 1821-1858 1
Bauer, Mary Sachs, 1829-1903 1
Baxter, Robert R. 1
Bayh, Susan 1
Beaver and Associates 1
Beaver, Howard T. 1
Beldon Fund 1
Bepko, Gerald L. 1
Bepko, Jean 1
Blackburn, Cleo W. (Cleo Walter), 1909-1978 1
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