Jeannie and Jonathan Lavine

Jeannie and Jonathan Lavine, through the Crimson Lion Lavine Family Foundation, made the Library of Congress Lavine/Ken Burns Prize for Film possible through a generous donation. This annual prize rewards documentarians for producing excellent historical films in Ken Burns’ style. The Lavines also endow the Better Angels Lavine Fellowship, which is a mentorship program for

DONOR SPOTLIGHT: Lynda and Stewart Resnick

Lynda and Stewart Resnick pledged a generous $1 million gift to The Better Angels Society to further the educational outreach associated with Ken Burns’ PBS documentary, The Vietnam War. Continuing their long-standing commitment to strategic and impact-driven philanthropic work, the Resnicks’ gift ensured that high schools across America are equipped with the curriculum developed to

DONOR SPOTLIGHT: Lynch Foundation

For the last 25 years, The Lynch Foundation has focused its efforts on assisting educational and cultural programs, in addition to historical preservation. When Carolyn Lynch and Ken Burns met in 2009, it seemed only a matter of time before the foundation would pledge support to his work through The Better Angels Society. Carolyn and

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