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Non-Profit Organizations Receiving Corporate Funding 
Index of Non-Profit Organizations Receiving Corporate Funding

The Competitive Enterprise Institute is a non-profit public policy organization dedicated to advancing the principles of free enterprise and limited government. We believe that individuals are best helped not by government intervention, but by making their own choices in a free marketplace. Since its founding in 1984, CEI has grown into a $3,000,000 institution with a team of over 20 policy experts and other staff. (; accessed 4/21/05)

Corporate sponsors ($10,000 or more):

  • Amoco Foundation, Inc.
  • Coca-Cola Company
  • CSX Corporation
  • Fieldstead and Co.
  • Ford Motor Company Fund
  • Philip Morris Companies, Inc.
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Precision Valve Corporation
  • Texaco, Inc.
  • Texaco Foundation

Other corporate sponsors (undisclosed amounts):

  • American Petroleum Institute
  • Burlington Northern Railroad Co.
  • Cigna Corporation
  • Detroit Farming Inc.
  • Dow Chemical
  • EBCO Corp.
  • ExxonMobil
  • General Motors
  • IBM
  • Monsanto

(;; accessed 4/21/05 and Lee, John. "Exxon backs groups that question global warming," The New York Times, 5/28/03)

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