The Surdna Foundation and the Rejection of a Donor’s Intent

The Surdna Foundation, established by John Emory Andrus 90 years ago, is a philanthropy whose mission has been subverted by its management. Andrus made his fortune in chemicals, timber harvesting, mineral extraction, and real estate speculation. Today his foundation funds nonprofit groups that clamor for Big Government policies to tax, restrict, or outlaw the work that funded the foundation’s creation.

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