Scope and Contents
Call Number: SC0671
Global Fund for Women
Title: Global Fund for Women records
30 Linear feet (20 boxes)
Summary: Files from Anne Firth Murray's tenure as Founding President of the Global Fund for Women (1987-1996).
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Gift of Anne Firth Murray, 2002.
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[identification of item], Global Fund for Women Records (SC1134). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford
University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.
The Global Fund for Women was founded in Palo Alto, Calif. in 1987 by Anne Firth Murray, Frances Kissling and Laura Lederer.
Its mission is to support women's rights by providing grant funds to women's organizations throughout the world. Since its
founding, it has raised nearly $85 million in donor funds and has provided grants to 4200 groups in 171 countries.
Scope and Contents
The records consist of files from Anne Firth Murray's tenure as Founding President of the Global Fund for Women (1987-1996).
Included are chronological files from Firth and other administrators, correspondence, clippings and articles, press releases
and other promotional materials, and meeting and event files.
Murray, Anne Firth.
Women in development
Women's rights--Developing countries