Category: Philanthropy

David Rockefeller: "Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining th...

David Rockefeller
David Rockefeller

David Rockefeller, chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation, and the founder of Americas Society, of which Interlitq is a collaborating institution, has been quoted in “As U.S. Charitable Contributions Grow, Corporate Philanthropy Slips”:
“Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining the status quo or filling basic social needs that were formerly the province of the public sector.” -David Rockefeller.
 

David Rockefeller was born on this day in history: 12 June, 1915

David Rockefeller
David Rockefeller

David Rockefeller, chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation, and the founder of Americas Society, of which Interlitq is a collaborating institution, was born on this day in history, 12 June, 1915:

David Rockefeller (born June 12, 1915) is an American banker and philanthropist who served as chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation. He is the oldest living member of the Rockefeller family and family patriarch since July 2004. Rockefeller is also the only surviving child of John D. Rockefeller, Jr. and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, and the only surviving grandchild of John D. Rockefeller and Laura Spelman Rockefeller.