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Facilities Capital Stretch

Facilities Capital Stretch

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Description
This drawing was created by Richard (Rip) Rapson, president of the Kresge Foundation, to help the board of directors conceptualize a new approach to the foundation’s work in Detroit. Rapson first drew a picture to help board members envision the topic they were discussing when the board was grappling with a challenging issue, and drawing became a standard part of his leadership practice. In this 2010 drawing, he sketched a vision for changing the foundation’s focus from funding capital projects to strategic grant-making to promote opportunity for under-resourced people in cities.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
2010-11-24
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Associated Place
China
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17 in x 11 in; 43.18 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
2017.0301.01
accession number
2017.0301
catalog number
2017.0301.01
Credit Line
Kresge Foundation Thru: Richard (Rip) Rapson
subject
Philanthropy
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Work and Industry: Philanthropy
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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