A Family Legacy of Individual Initiative: the McKnight Foundation

Over the McKnight Foundation’s 47-year history, the position of president and chair of the board has passed down through four subsequent generations. William McKnight, the founder, died in 1978 when his great-granddaughter Noa was seven years old. This case study from ‘Living the Legacy’ explores the evolution and affect of the legacy of these successive generations, and their impact on the foundation today.

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