The inside story of the study that first questioned binary sexuality and spurred outcry and controversy.
How a charismatic community activist from Watts challenged a foundation’s civil rights strategy through a jobs training program.
How a simple grant request seeded the launch of a full program addressing inequality.
A Hand in Urban Design: Rockefeller Foundation Support for Renowned Urbanist Jane Jacobs and New York’s Lincoln Center
One small grant gave enduring voice to one of the most famous critiques of postwar urban renewal, while another huge grant went to an opposing cause.