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Index of Non-Profit Organizations Receiving Corporate Funding

According to its website, the NCPA is a nonprofit public-policy research institute that receives 70% of its funding from foundations, 20% from corporations, and 10% from individuals.

Founding board members included:

  • Wayne Calloway, President and CEO of Frito-Lay
  • Jere Thompson, President and CEO of the Southland Corporation
  • Robert Dedman, President and CEO of ClubCorp
  • Russell Perry, President and CEO of Republic Financial Services
  • Sir Antony Fisher, President and CEO of the Atlas Foundation

National Center for Policy Analysis Board of Directors

  • Thomas W. Smith, Managing Partner of Prescott Investors, Inc.
  • John C. Goodman, President, NCPA
  • Pete du Pont, Richards, Layton and Finger
  • James Cleo Thompson, Jr., Chairman of the Board, Thompson Petroleum Corp.
  • Jere W. Thompson, President, The Williamsburg Corporation
  • Dan W. Cook III, Senior Director of Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Robert H. Dedman, Chairman of the Board, ClubCorp International
  • Virginia Manheimer, Trustee, The Hickory Foundation
  • Henry J. “Bud” Smith, Chairman Emeritus, Clark/Bardes, Inc.

(all of the above is from; January 15, 2001)

Supporting Foundations include:

  • DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
  • El Paso Energy Foundation
  • ExxonMobil Foundation
  • Eli Lilly and Company Foundation
  • Lilly Endowment Inc.
  • Procter & Gamble Fund

(Foundation Center - Foundation Directory Online; accessed 2/24/03)

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