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America's Promise Alliance Records

Identifier: MSS164
Overview America's Promise - The Alliance for Youth was founded at the Presidents' Summit for America's Future in 1997. The Five Promises to children are at the core of America's Promise and are as follows: Caring Adults; Safe Places; a Healthy Start; Marketable Skills; and Opportunities to Serve.

Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs Records (Filer Commission)

Identifier: MSS024
Overview The Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs was founded in November 1973 through the efforts of John D. Rockefeller, III, House Ways and Means Chairman Wilbur D. Mills, Secretary of the Treasury George P. Shultz, and Under Secretary William E. Simon. The Commission was formed to study the role of philanthropic giving in the United States and to make recommendations regarding ways to strengthen and increase the effectiveness of the voluntary sector. Composed of religious and labor...

David Reingold Papers

Identifier: MSS148
Overview David Reingold is the current Justin S. Morrill Dean of Liberal Arts and Professor of Sociology at Purdue University. This collection primarily focuses on his time working with the Corporation for National and Community Service as Director of Research and Policy Development where he was responsible for managing the agencies research and evaluation portfolio, providing consultation to the CEO on policy development, and working with the White House on the President’s USA Freedom Corps...

Independent Sector Records

Identifier: MSS046
Overview Independent Sector (IS) was founded in 1980 as a coalition of corporate, foundation and voluntary organizations for the purpose of encouraging charitable giving, volunteering and nonprofit activities in the United States. Its mission is to promote, strengthen, and advance the nonprofit and philanthropic community to foster private initiative for the public good. By 2004, the organization maintained a membership of approximately 500 of the nation's leading nonprofit agencies and funders of...

Indiana Campus Compact Records

Identifier: MSS157
Overview Indiana Campus Compact is a 501(c)(3) non-profit partnership of Indiana’s public, private, and community college higher education institutions focused on advocating, implementing, and improving community engagement efforts so that students graduate as well-informed, engaged, and productive members of society who are fully enabled to provide leadership and service that advances the public good in their communities. Indiana Campus Compact is a state affiliate of Campus Compact.

John Gomperts Papers

Identifier: MSS149
Overview John Gomperts is the current President and CEO of America’s Promise Alliance. This collection primarily focuses on his time working with the Corporation for National and Community Service, first as Chief of Staff and later as the Director of AmeriCorps.

Leslie Lenkowsky Papers

Identifier: MSS022
Overview Leslie Lenkowsky is the former CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and professor emeritus of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IU Bloomington and of the Lilly School of Philanthropy at IUPUI. Lenkowsky taught on topics including nonprofit organizations, philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, civil society, and public policy. He has written articles for national publications like The Wall Street Journal and has spoken worldwide about philanthropy....

Malcolm Richardson's Philanthropy Conference Records

Identifier: MSS103
Overview Malcolm Richardson's records contain the planning documents and proceedings from the White House Conference on Philanthropy, as well as materials from the President's Council on the Arts and Humanities, the White House Millennium Council, and the 3rd annual Expanding Philanthropy through the Internet conference.

Roger L. Landrum and Youth Service America Records

Identifier: MSS162
Scope and Contents This collection documents the professional activities of Roger Landrum, including his involvement with the New Framework Group, the National Youth Community Service Project, and Youth Service America. This collection also documents the activities of the organizations themselves, such as members’ meetings and conferences. The materials created by the New Framework Group, National Youth Community Service Project, and Youth Service America were Landrum’s own copies as he kept in touch with...

The Links, Incorporated Circle City (Indianapolis, Ind.) Chapter Records

Identifier: MSS080
Overview The Links Circle City Chapter was founded in 1995 as a chapter of the international service organization, The Links, Incorporated. Links chapters bring together African-American women to focus on community involvement and friendship. Member chapters emphasize the organization’s five programs of Services to Youth, The Arts, National Trends and Services, International Trends and Services, and Health and Human Services. The Links Circle City Chapter has implemented the five programs of The Links,...

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