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Vivian B. Allen Foundation Records

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Identifier: MSS007
Overview Vivian B. Allen (VBA) Foundation was created in 1938 in New York State by Vivian Beaumont Allen with the stated purpose, "to promote the well-being of mankind in the United States of America and elsewhere in the world, including as a means to that end research, publication, the establishment and maintenance of charitable, benevolent, religious and educational activities, agencies and institutions already established." Upon Mrs. Allen’s death in 1962, VBA Foundation began to liquidate itself and...

Waldemar Nielsen Papers

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Identifier: MSS090
Overview Waldemar A. Nielsen (1917-2005) was widely recognized for his expertise in and analysis of charitable foundations. Nielsen worked in government and the nonprofit sector before establishing a consulting agency, Waldemar A. Nielsen, Incorporated, which focused on corporate social policy. Nielsen is best known for his writing on the biggest foundations within the American philanthropic world. Through publications like The Big Foundations (1972) and The Golden Donors (1985), Nielsen examined the...

Wheeler Mission Ministries Records

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Identifier: MSS016
Overview Wheeler Mission Ministries is a charitable organization serving the material and spiritual needs of poor individuals and families in Indianapolis, Indiana through Christian evangelism and conversion. Begun in 1893 as a home for unwed mothers by the Meridian Union of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, it was expanded by William Vincent Wheeler later that year to include a Rescue Mission. Coupling its charitable work with programs to develop a sense of self-sufficiency among the poor,...

William Vincent Wheeler Family Papers

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Identifier: MSS020
Overview William Vincent Wheeler, founder of Wheeler Mission Ministries of Indianapolis, Indiana, was born in 1845 in Ohio and in 1853, his family moved to Indiana. After serving in the Civil War, Wheeler moved to Indianapolis where he was employed by Layman-Carey Hardware Company beginning as a delivery driver and eventually becoming head of the sales department. In 1868, Wheeler experienced a religious conversion and became active in the Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church as well as becoming a...

Women & Philanthropy

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Identifier: MSS066
Abstract Women & Philanthropy incorporated in 1977 with the purpose of elevating the status of women as decision makers in philanthropy and increasing the amount of funding for women and girls’ programs. The organization’s research-based advocacy served as the foundation for its agenda. Providing evidence that women were under-represented in a variety of key areas in the field of philanthropy, Women & Philanthropy developed ways to combat the problem and while providing a resource for women in...

Women's Suffrage Broadsides and Brochures

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Identifier: MSS060
Scope and Contents The collection contains several broadsides and brochures from suffrage organizations in New York, Washington D.C., and Oregon. Materials are listed in alphabetical order by the name of the organization publishing it.

World Fundraising Council Records

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Identifier: MSS098
Scope and Contents The World Fundraising Council reccords include meeting minutes, committee records, publications, and correspondence, much of it from its time on the IUPUI campus. While routine correspondence and invoices were discarded, several publications relating to member organizations have been retained.

Xiaoyun Wang's GIFT Initiative Collection

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Identifier: MSS145
Content Description The majority of the collection contains grant reports from the Indiana Grantmakers Alliance (now Indiana Philanthropy Alliance), with the addition of some GIFT newsletters, some summary financial data broken down by community foundation, and historical logs of contacts.

Youth Service America Records

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Identifier: MSS143
Overview Youth Service America (YSA) was founded in 1986 as an independent, not-for-profit organization that has led the charge on creating, supporting, and promoting national and community service programs. Formed to strength the effectiveness, sustainability, and scale of the youth service and service-learning fields, Youth Service America is a resource center that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people in...

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Philanthropic Studies Archives 83
University Archives 17
German-American Archives 15
General Collections 14
 
Subject
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- United States 13
German Americans -- Societies, etc. 11
Fund raising consultants -- United States 9
German Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 9
Philanthropy -- United States 7
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Social justice 7
Voluntarism -- United States 7
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States 6
Fund raising -- United States 6
Nonprofit organizations -- United States 5
Charitable giving -- United States 4
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- New York (State) 4
Educational fund raising 4
Endowments -- United States 4
Environmental protection 4
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States -- History 4
Fund raising -- United States -- History 4
National service -- United States 4
Service learning -- United States 4
Youth -- Services for -- United States 4
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 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
Universities and colleges--Administration 3
Youth -- Societies and clubs 3
African Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Agricultural education -- United States 2
Art -- Study and teaching 2
Arts -- New York (State) -- Societies, Etc. -- Finance 2
Business education 2
Career education -- United States 2
Charitable giving -- Surveys 2
Charities -- United States -- Congresses 2
City missions -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- History 2
Clubs -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
College teachers 2
College theater 2
Community development -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Community development -- United States -- Finance 2
Economics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) 2
Endowments -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Ex-convicts -- Suffrage 2
Fund raising -- Societies, etc. 2
Fund raising consultants -- United States -- Societies, etc. 2
HIV infections -- Prevention 2
Historians -- United States 2
Immunization 2
Jewish women -- Indiana--Indianapolis -- Societies and clubs -- History 2
Jewish women -- United States 2
Law reform 2
Legislators -- United States 2
Lobbying -- United States 2
Nonprofit organizations -- Finance 2
Nonprofit organizations -- Research 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Congresses 2
Nursing -- Social aspects 2
Nursing -- Societies, etc. -- History 2
Nursing -- Studying and teaching 2
Outlines and syllabi 2
Philanthropy -- United States -- Historiography 2
Political rights, Loss of 2
Public health -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 2
Science -- Study and teaching 2
Sexual health -- Indiana 2
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Indiana -- Prevention 2
Social advocacy 2
Social change -- Finance 2
State universities and colleges 2
True Reformer Building (Washington, D.C.) 2
Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae 2
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 2
Universities and colleges -- Public relations 2
Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Academic writing -- Study and teaching 1
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 -- Exhibitions 1
Art and war 1
Art in universities and colleges 1
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American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel 8
Lilly Endowment 7
Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs 6
Council on Foundations 6
Independent Sector (Firm) 6
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National Society of Fund Raising Executives 6
AmeriCorps (U.S.) 4
AmeriCorps*VISTA 4
America's Promise. The Alliance for Youth 4
City Year (Service corps) 4
Corporation for National Service (U.S.) 4
Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.) 4
Ford Foundation 4
Foundation Center 4
Learn & Serve America (Program : Corporation for National Service) 4
National Civilian Community Corps (AmeriCorps) 4
Aspen Institute 3
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis 3
Brakeley, John Price Jones, Inc. 3
Council for Advancement and Support of Education 3
IUPUI (Campus) 3
Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy 3
Lenkowsky, Leslie, 1946- 3
MEDICO (Organization) 3
McGee, Vincent F. 3
National Network of Grantmakers (U.S.) 3
Payton, Robert L. 3
Points of Life Foundation 3
United States. National and Community Service Act of 1990 3
United States. National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993 3
Wheeler Mission Ministries 3
American Association of University Professors 2
American National Red Cross 2
American National Red Cross. Midwestern Area 2
Association of Fundraising Professionals 2
Association of Voluntary Action Scholars (U.S.) 2
Bernstein, Daniel J., 1918-1970 2
Brakeley, George A. 2
Center for Effective Philanthropy 2
Central Indiana Community Foundation 2
Cheswick Center (Boston, Mass.) 2
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 2
Coalition of National Voluntary Organizations 2
Crane, Robert 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
Grantmaker Forum on Community and National Service 2
Hall, Peter Dobkin, 1946-2015 2
Headlee, William Hugh 2
Health Foundation of Greater Indianapolis 2
Hooverwood (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
IU Herron School of Art and Design 2
IUPUI (Campus). 38th Street Campus 2
Indianapolis Maennerchor 2
Indianapolis Urban League 2
Irwin, Glenn W. (1920-2012), Jr. 2
JEHT Foundation 2
Junior Achievement 2
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana 2
Kiwanis International 2
Kressley, Larry 2
Levy-Church, Kenneth 2
Madoff, Bernard L. 2
Methodist Hospital of Indiana 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
National Senior Volunteer Corps (U.S.) 2
National and Community Service Coalition 2
Public Welfare Foundation (Washington, D.C.) 2
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.) 2
Richardson, Malcolm 2
Riley Hospital 2
Rockefeller Foundation (1913-) 2
Rockefeller, John D., (John Davison), III, 1906-1978 2
Rockit Fund 2
Rosso, Henry A., 1917- 2
Schwartz, John J., 1919- 2
Senior Companion Program (U.S.) 2
Sigma Theta Tau International 2
Social Health Association of Indiana 2
Socialer Turnverein (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
Tides Foundation 2
United States. Commission on National and Community Service 2
Van Til, Jon 2
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2
Wheeler, William Vincent, 1845-1908 2
Wofford, Harris 2
Youth Service America 2
Abernathy, James 1
Abrams, Stephen R. 1
African-American Institute 1
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