Location: New York
Does philanthropy always require a perfect partnership to create something great? Peering behind the facade of The Met Cloisters museum reveals that the answer is sometimes “no.”
Philanthropy’s role in cleaning up the milk supply prompted better federal food safety protections.
How a foundation provided the final ingredient to an era-defining novel.
An early twentieth-century foundation tried using its endowment to support for-profit projects that also would achieve a social goal.
More than 700 major organizations and countless smaller individual donors helped restore a symbol of history and culture.
One small grant gave enduring voice to one of the most famous critiques of postwar urban renewal.