Privately Funded Human Service Agency

Privately Funded - with financial assets that totaled approximately $1.6 billion as of The foundation regularly evaluates and modifies its

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Privately Funded Human Service Agency Established in 1996, the foundation supports four national grant making programs. It also supports three properties that were owned by Doris Duke in Hillsborough, New Jersey; Honolulu, Hawaii; and Newport, Rhode Island. The foundation is headquartered in New York and is governed by a board of 11 Trustees. The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation's Child Abuse Prevention Program, which was established in September 2000, supports national programs and initiatives that focus on families with children ages 0 to 6, who are most vulnerable to the damaging impacts of abuse and neglect. Presently, the foundation doesn't directly support organizations, initiatives, or individual projects at local, statewide, or regional levels, nor does it support treatment programs or trauma services for victims; child advocacy centers; or legal reform, foster care, or adoption issues. The DDCF's activities are guided by the will of Doris Duke, who endowed the foundation
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Unformatted text preview: with financial assets that totaled approximately $1.6 billion as of December 31, 2010. The foundation regularly evaluates and modifies its allocation of resources from the endowment to support the programs and properties and to respond to fluctuations in portfolio returns. The foundation awarded its first grants in 1997. As of December 31, 2010, the foundation has awarded grants totaling approximately $996 million. I think a good way to keep the funding for an operation and agency like this one is to keep up on the foundations and making sure they are ran correctly and smoothly. Being able to have foundations all over the United States and being able to help others across the States is very helpful and I think by doing so the grants will keep supporting your business and I really hope they would because this Private Human Service Agency is a good Organization....
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