Deborah Brody Hamilton is currently communications and knowledge management lead for Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, a USAID and Fintrac Inc. program. Previously, she was vice president at the Keystone Center, and director at the Association of Small Foundations and the National Center for Family Philanthropy.


The Rebirth of a Legacy: The Lydia B. Stokes Foundation

Posted on January 5, 2021 by Deborah Brody Hamilton

Note: This case study was written and released in 2001 as part of NCFP’s Living the Legacy guide; current circumstances at the foundation may be different than described here. Lydia B. Stokes was a woman of principles. Reared as a Presbyterian, she converted to Quakerism when she married. She and her husband, a medical doctor, lived in Moorestown, New Jersey… Read More