News & Updates

1978 Annual Review

The Fund pays tribute to John D. Rockefeller III and Nelson A. Rockefeller in the 1978 annual report. The lives of both men are honored for their unwavering dedication to improving the condition of mankind through professional philanthropy.

1977 Annual Review

The feature article in the 1977 annual report explores the Fund's history of supporting organizations that promote the advancement of civil rights.

1976 Annual Review

The 1976 annual report pays tribute to Abby Rockefeller Mauzé, the eldest of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.'s children, and a Rockefeller Brothers Fund trustee. A profile about her life celebrate her passion for giving, as demonstrated in her contributions toward better hospital care for cancer patients and the establishment of the Greenacre Foundation.

1975 Annual Review

In the 1975 annual report, Chairman Laurance S. Rockefeller reflects on the accomplishments of Dana Creel, who stepped down as president, and was elected vice chairman of the board. Also, an essay on education and the visual arts examines how U.S. art museums can become widely used educational resources.

1974 Annual Review

Sustainability and conservation of natural resources have been ongoing areas of concern for the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. The 1974 annual report includes an extensive discussion on these issues. The article is accompanied by a photo essay depicting scenes from across the globe illustrating how mankind and the elements of nature converge.