Endowment and Trust Investment Funds—Description of Funds from Inception for the Year Ended December 31, 2000

Capital Contribution Column 2 of Schedule 1A

 

Restricted

Unrestricted

I. ENDOWMENT

   

A. Unrestricted

   

1. NAS

   

Agassiz Fund - Bequest of Alexander Agassiz, a member of the Academy.

$ 50,000

 

Carnegie Fund - Balance of gift of $5,000,000 of the Carnegie Corporation of New York, for the purposes of the National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council, $1,725,000 of which has been used to cover the cost of the Academy building and the acquisition of other property.

3,275,000

 

Commonwealth Fund - A grant of the Commonwealth Fund for capital endowment of the Academy.

500,000

 

Carl Eckart Fund - Bequest of Carl Eckart received for general purposes of the Academy.

 

$ 607,779

Ford Foundation Fund - A grant of the Ford Foundation for capital endowment of the Academy.

5,000,000

 

Henrietta and Alexander Hollaender Fund - A bequest to the Academy from Dr. Alexander and Mrs. Henrietta Hollaender.

 

500,000

Grayce B. Kerr Fund - A grant from Grayce B. Kerr Fund for general purposes of the Academy.

250,000

 

Nealley Fund - Bequest of George True Nealley for general purposes of the Academy.

19,556

 

National Academy of Sciences Reserve Fund

 

875,434

Simon Ramo Fund - A gift from Simon Ramo for general purposes of the Academy.

14,000

 

Rockefeller Foundation Fund - A grant of the Rockefeller Foundation to the National Academy of Sciences for general purposes.

 

1,000,000

Dorothea and Herbert Simon Fund - A gift from Dorothea and Herbert Simon for general purposes of the Academy.

222,152

 

Sloan Foundation Endowment Fund - A grant of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation for general purposes of the Academy.

1,000,000

 

Amy Prudden Turner Fund - Bequest of Amy Prudden Turner for general purposes of the Academy to serve as a memorial to her husband Scott and herself.

 

29,662

Anonymous Endowment Fund - A gift for general purposes of the Academy from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous.

7,146,660

 

General Endowment Fund - Bequest of David Lloyd Fillman and others for general purposes of the Academy. By action of the Council, the International Critical Tables were transferred into this fund during fiscal 1976, and proceeds from the sale of the Audubon Folios were transferred in fiscal 1981.

 

3,149,745

Members Endowment Fund - Contributions from various members to be used for general purposes of the Academy.

2,393,480

 

Subtotal

$19,870,848

$6,162,620

2. IOM

   

General Endowment Fund - Contributions from various sources, including members of the Institute of Medicine, for capital endowment of the IOM.

$ 761,595

 
 


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