Jack Shakely

President, California Community Foundation.

Interviewed by Kay Bixby. Date of interview: 5-30-80. 1 cassette tape (1 duplicate tape). Length of interview: 46 minutes. Transcript of interview: 21 pp. CD containing interview and transcript.

Interview Topics

Creation of California Community Foundation; move from Peace Corps to non-profit mental health (and other) organizations; implications of withdrawal of public funds from non-profit social welfare agencies, especially under Reagan Administration; observations on future of non-profit organizations.

Additional Materials

  • Handwritten notes re interview, by Kay Bixby.
  • LA Times article re work of Jack Shakely.
  • Download the transcript: 

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