Carnegie Corporation


Carnegie Corporation

Carnegie Corporation

La Carnegie Corporation of New York es una organización sin ánimo de lucro filantrópica creada por Andrew Carnegie en 1911 con una donación de 135 millones de dólares.

La fundación cuenta con un patrimonio de cerca de 1.900 millones de dólares que se destinan a sectores tales como la educación, la paz y la cooperación internacional y el desarrollo del Tercer Mundo. La fundación tiene su sede en el 437 de Madison Avenue, Nueva York.

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