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Carnegie Corporation of New York

New York, NY | http://www.carnegie.org
Joined in January 2004

About Us

Carnegie Corporation of New York was created by Andrew Carnegie in 1911 to promote " the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding". For over 95 years the Corporation has carried out Carnegie's vision of philanthropy by building on his two major concerns: international peace and advancing education and knowledge. As a grantmaking foundation, the Corporation will invest more than $100 million this year in nonprofits to fulfill Mr. Carnegie's mission "to do real and permanent good in this world". The Corporation' s capital fund, originally donated at a value of $135 million, had a market value of $3 billion on September 30, 2007.

Carnegie Corporation of New York was created by Andrew Carnegie in 1911 to promote " the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding". For over 95 years the Corporation has carried out Carnegie's vision of philanthropy by…

Issue Areas Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Education
  • Media

Location

  • 437 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY 10022

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