Records of the Committee on Voluntary Organisations 1974-1978


Records of the Committee on Voluntary Organisations 1974-1978

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Croly Henry Gray b. 1910 (person)

Joseph Rowntree Memorial Trust (corporateBody)

Joseph Rowntree Foundation (corporateBody)

Carnegie United Kingdom trust (corporateBody)

The Carnegie United Kingdom Trust was founded in 1913 by the industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) to further the well-being of the people of Great Britain and Ireland. The Trust provides support for projects in the arts, heritage and social welfare, and has helped to build many libraries, museums and theatres. The Trust's think tank organises initiatives and contributes to public policy analysis. From the guide to the Carnegie United Kingdom Trust: Minutes and...

Wolfenden of Westcott, John Frederick Wolfenden, Baron, 1906-1985 (person)

Wolfenden, John Frederick; Croly, Henry Gray; and others (person)

The Committee on Voluntary Organisations was set up and jointly financed by the Joseph Rowntree Memorial Trust and the Carnegie United Kingdom Trust to review the role and functions of voluntary organisations in the UK over the remainder of the 20th century. The Committee was appointed on 1 October 1974 and was composed of members from all over the UK but with none 'carrying a banner, political, geographical or professional' (according to the published report, p.9). Members of the Committee, ser...