Celebrating 35 Years of Giving
The creation of a 35-year charitable lead trust upon Jessie Bancroft Cox’s death in 1982 vested two younger generations with a family legacy of giving. This report explores the work of the Jessie B. Cox Charitable Trust and its partner organizations. Readers will encounter children learning in outdoor classrooms, scientists using DNA barcoding to track new species, and doctors pursuing non-medical approaches to reducing asthma attacks. The story of the Trust offers inspiration for anyone who believes in the power of diverse sectors and voices to work together to achieve positive change.