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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...

Association of Fundraising Professionals, Indiana Chapter Records

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Identifier: MSS028
Scope and Contents The records of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Indiana Chapter, contain meeting minutes, awards records, financial statements, publications, and a few photographs.The AFP-IN records are divided into the following series: administrative files, board of directors, committee records, financial records, publications, awards, conference/seminar records, meeting records, and photographs and artifacts. Folders within series are organized alphabetically and then...

Association of Fundraising Professionals Records

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Identifier: MSS041
Overview The National Society of Fund Raisers was organized in New York City in 1960 to serve as the professional association for fund raisers in America. The organization changed its name to the National Society of Fund Raising Executives (NSFRE) in the mid-1970s, and at about the same time hired its first executive director. In 1993 NSFRE had 15,903 individual members in 131 chapters, and maintained a national office in Alexandria, Virginia. Its name was again changed January 1, 2001, to the...

Athenaeum Damenverein and Women's Auxiliary Records

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Identifier: MSS039
Overview This women’s organization was founded by the Socialer Turnverein (Social Athletic Club) in 1876 as the Indianapolis Turn-Schwestern Verein. It was initially intended to support the activities of the Turnverein, and especially to promote and oversee the girls’ athletic classes, and to help enlarge and preserve the Turner library. Within a few years the Turn Sisters became known as the Damenverein (Women’s Club) des Socialer Turnverein and began to undertake broader responsibilities in the...

Athenaeum Foundation Records

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Identifier: MSS076
Overview The Athenaeum Foundation was organized in 1991 and incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation operating under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The foundation’s purposes was to acquire title to the Athenaeum, located at 401 East Michigan Street in Indianapolis; to raise funds for and supervise and direct the rehabilitation of building to maintain its architectural and aesthetic integrity as a historic structure; to educate the public about the history and significance of the...

Athenaeum Turners Records

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Identifier: MSS032
Overview The Athenaeum Turner organization was founded in 1851 as the Indianapolis Turngemeinde. This athletic and social organization was patterned on German clubs that had supported the 1848 revolutions that attempted to form Liberal republics in several European kingdoms. The men who established the Indianapolis Turngemeinde and the competing Indianapolis Socialistischer Turnverein (merged in 1852 to form the Indianapolis Socialistischer Turnegemiende) tried to create a community focus for the...

Beldon Fund Records

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Identifier: MSS085
Overview The Beldon Fund was created in 1978 by environmental philanthropist John R. Hunting as a national foundation focused on advocating for environmental policy. From 1982 to 1998, the Beldon Fund provided grants to organizations like American Environment Inc., the Clean Water Fund, the Ohio Environmental Council, and the Idaho Conservation League. In 1998, John Hunting sold his stock in Steelcase Inc. and endowed Beldon with $100 million, prompting him to rethink the direction of the foundation....

Bill Heim Company Records

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Identifier: MSS036
Overview The Bill Heim Company provides management and fundraising advice to the leaders of American not-for-profit organizations. The company counsels staff and volunteers at schools, colleges, and universities; historical societies; cultural arts, youth, business, professional, and sports organizations; and foundations. The company's services are used for designing and directing fundraising and membership campaigns, expanding membership, and for program development.The collection...

Boone County Red Cross Scrapbooks

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Identifier: MSS108
Overview The Boone County Red Cross Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, letters, postcards, and photographs related to the work of the Boone County chapter of the Red Cross.

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Philanthropic Studies Archives 87
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German-American Archives 16
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Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations -- United States 13
German Americans -- Societies, etc. 12
Voluntarism -- United States 10
Fund raising consultants -- United States 9
German Americans -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 9
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Nonprofit organizations -- United States 8
Philanthropy -- United States 8
National service -- United States 7
Service learning -- United States 7
Social justice 7
Fund raisers (Persons) -- United States 6
Fund raising -- United States 6
Universities and colleges--Administration 6
Youth -- Services for -- United States 6
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
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
Political rights, Loss of 3
Professional associations -- United States 3
Progressivism (United States politics) 3
Social settlements -- Indiana -- Indianapolis 3
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 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
Curriculum planning 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
German Americans -- Indiana 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
Physical education and training -- Study and teaching 2
Physical education teachers 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 -- Public relations 2
Urban renewal -- United States -- Finance 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Women in the professions -- Indiana -- Societies and clubs 2
Academic writing -- Study and teaching 1
Achievement motivation 1
Achievement motivation in youth 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 -- History 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
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American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel 8
Lilly Endowment 8
AmeriCorps (U.S.) 7
IUPUI (Campus) 7
Commission on Private Philanthropy and Public Needs 6
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Corporation for National Service (U.S.) 6
Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.) 6
Council on Foundations 6
Independent Sector (Firm) 6
National Society of Fund Raising Executives 6
AmeriCorps*VISTA 5
America's Promise. The Alliance for Youth 5
IUPUI (Campus). School of Liberal Arts 5
Learn & Serve America (Program : Corporation for National Service) 5
National Civilian Community Corps (AmeriCorps) 5
City Year (Service corps) 4
Ford Foundation 4
Foundation Center 4
Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy 4
Points of Life Foundation 4
Aspen Institute 3
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis 3
Brakeley, John Price Jones, Inc. 3
Council for Advancement and Support of Education 3
Irwin, Glenn W. (1920-2012), Jr. 3
Lenkowsky, Leslie, 1946- 3
MEDICO (Organization) 3
McGee, Vincent F. 3
National Network of Grantmakers (U.S.) 3
Payton, Robert L. 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
Wofford, Harris 3
Youth Service America 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
Campus Compact (Project) 2
Campus Outreach Opportunity League (COOL) 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
Gomperts, John 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
Hine, Maynard K.,1907-1996 2
Hooverwood (Indianapolis, Ind.) 2
IU Herron School of Art and Design 2
IUPUI (Campus). 38th Street Campus 2
Indiana Commission on Community Service and Volunteerism 2
Indianapolis Maennerchor 2
Indianapolis Urban League 2
JEHT Foundation 2
Junior Achievement 2
Junior Achievement of Central Indiana 2
Kiwanis International 2
Kressley, Larry 2
Landrum, Roger L. 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
Organization of American Historians 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
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