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Endowments -- United States -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Agape Foundation Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-237

The Agape Foundation was a non-profit public foundation, which raised and distributed funds to groups working for nonviolent social change. From its formation in 1969 by a group of pacifists and anti-war activists in Palo Alto, California, the Agape Foundation provided millions of dollars to nonviolent, grassroots organizations throughout the western United States. It was headquartered in San Francisco. In 2010 the Agape Foundation merged with the Peace Development Fund.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1970-2010

CarEth Foundation Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-200

The CarEth Foundation is a family-run funding resource for the peace and social justice movement. It was founded in 1967 by G. Sterling Grumman to promote enduring world peace.

Dates: 1988-

Gandhian Foundation Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gandhian Foundation

Founded in 1958 in New York City as a trust fund exclusively for religious, charitable, and educational purposes. On December 20, 1990 the Foundation was reorganized and moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to provide fiscal sponsorship to the Scholarship Project of Training for Change, a Philadelphia-based social change training center.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1958-2000

Nonviolent Action Community of Cascadia Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-239

This collection includes correspondence (1981-1985), administrative files, financial records, minutes of Board of Directors' meetings (1990-2008), and publicity materials. Much of the correspondence is to, or from, Ed Pearson, a founder and National Coordinator of CMTC. The collection includes information about international war tax resistance efforts, nonviolent direct action campaigns, and grants made from interest on the escrow account.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1981-2008

Woodrow Wilson Foundation Collected Records

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Woodrow Wilson Foundation
Dates: 1922-1957; Majority of material found within 1940-1949