High school to graduate levels. This workshop places students into the role of program officers during the 1940s and 1950s. Drawing on twenty-two records from the Rockefeller Archive Center collections, the project explores philanthropic activities during a period of ideological and geopolitical tensions.
Partnering with public agencies to encourage efficient administration in state, county, and local governments.
A short-lived environmental research program in the 1970s was an early foray into climate change funding.
In the early 20th century, the General Education Board was devoted to the cause of improving education throughout the United States, without distinction of race, sex, or creed.
In the 1980s, critics argued that some groups had been left behind by the Green Revolution.