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Quixote Foundation Records

Identifier: MSS117
Overview The Quixote Foundation was established by Arthur Stuart Hanisch as a family foundation in 1997, and after his death in 2002 the organization adopted a limited-life strategy that resulted in full expenditure of all philanthropic funds by 2017. The foundation espoused a progressive world view, with a majority of grantees working for media reform, election integrity, reproductive rights, environmental equity, and social equality.The records consist predominantly of grant files, with...

Urban Institute Gray Literature Collection

Identifier: MSS151
Scope and Contents This collection contains publications of a variety of nonprofit and governmental organizations, arranged in alphabetical order by publishing entity. The Aspen Institute and the Urban Institute are best represented, but the collection also contains publications from the Council on Foundations, the Center for Effective Philanthropy, and Public/Private Ventures.

Waldemar Nielsen Papers

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...

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Anderson, Keneta 1
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Athenaeum Foundation (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Beldon Fund 1
Bernstein, Daniel J., 1918-1970 1
Browne, Robert S. 1
Buck Institute for Age Research 1
Center for Effective Philanthropy 1
Coalition of National Voluntary Organizations 1
Commission on Foundations and Private Philanthropy 1
DJB Foundation 1
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation 1
Farah, Empress, consort of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran 1
Ferry, Carol Bernstein, 1924-2001 1
Ferry, Ping 1
Filer, John H. 1
Ford Foundation 1
Gardner, John W., (John William), 1912-2002 1
Grantmakers without Borders (Network) 1
Gray, Sandra T. 1
Hall, Peter Dobkin, 1946-2015 1
Hanisch, Arthur O., 1895-1966 1
Hanisch, Erik M. 1
Hanisch, Lenore 1
Hanisch, Stuart (Arthur Stuart) 1
Hodgkinson, Virginia Ann 1
Hunting, John R. 1
Independent Sector (Firm) 1
Keating, Veronica 1
Lilly Endowment 1
Marsh, Charles Edward, 1887-1964 1
Marsh, Claudia Haines 1
Marshall Plan 1
McGee, Vincent F. 1
Meléndez, Sara E., 1941- 1
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (U.S.) 1
National Council on Philanthropy 1
National Society of Fund Raising Executives 1
Native Americans in Philanthropy 1
Nielsen, Waldemar A. 1
O'Connell, Brian, 1930-2011 1
Odendahl, Teresa Jean 1
Panel on the Nonprofit Sector (U.S.) 1
Peterson, Peter J. 1
Quixote Foundation 1
Richardson, Malcolm 1
Rockefeller Foundation (1913-) 1
Rockefeller, John D., (John Davison), III, 1906-1978 1
Stern Fund 1
Tides Foundation 1
United States. Congress. House. Select Committee to Investigate Tax-Exempt Foundations and Comparable Organizations 1
United States. Office of Management and Budget 1
Urban Institute 1
W.K. Kellogg Foundation 1
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