Finding aid for the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Records, Series V


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Martha Holden Jennings Foundation
Title: Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Records, Series V
Dates: 1973-2001
Dates: 1995-1998
Extent: 15.00 linear feet (15 containers)
Abstract: The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation is an educational foundation founded by Martha Holden Jennings in 1958. It funds educational projects throughout the Cleveland region and all of Ohio. The collection consists of agendas, applications, brochures, annual reports, budgets, certificates, correspondence, evaluations, financial statements, lists, memoranda, minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, proposals, publications, receipts, reports, speech texts, studies, surveys, 35mm slides and transparencies. The bulk of the collection contains grant proposal files and includes material relating to preschool, elementary, and secondary education in public urban, suburban and rural schools, teacher education, and nontraditional enrichment programs offered by a variety of organizations. Of particular note are materials on math and science education, alternative schools and educational programs, and educational programming provided by numerous universities and colleges, as well as museums and historical societies, cultural organizations and other civic and educational groups.
MS Number MS 4914
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English