“The attack yesterday on the Hawaiian islands has caused severe damage to American naval and military forces. I regret to tell you that very many American lives have been lost… As Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy, I have directed that all measures be taken for our defense. But always ... More
New Realities in Philanthropy
The Patterson Foundation connects with others to create New Realities. We believe that New Realities emerge when organizations engage in innovative collaboration, sharing the value of what they learn by working together to achieve a synergy that benefits all involved and the wider community. We believe in delivering value far beyond a single act of philanthropy and creating ripple effects that are felt beyond a single community. Learn how The Patterson Foundation invests in our communities through our work or our approach.
Editor's note: The Palmetto Historical Park and Manatee County Agricultural Museum are partners of the Legacy of Valor, a campaign to honor veterans and their families, inspire patriotism and embrace freedom throughout Southwest Florida. In the middle of World War II, Bing Crosby recorded a ... More
Marc Freedman, CEO of Encore.org, was the keynote speaker at the recent Southeastern Council of Foundation’s annual meeting in Virginia. Encore -- formerly Civic Ventures --is a Baby Boomer think tank formed to make it easier for the more than 78 million boomers to pursue second acts for a ... More