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    • Established the first schools of public health.
    • Provided early support in the United States for education "without distinction of race, sex or creed."
    • Developed the vaccine to prevent yellow fever.
    • Supported the establishment of international cultural institutions, including Lincoln Center in New York City and the Berkshire Music Festival at Tanglewood in Western Massachusetts.
    • Funded the modernization of agriculture in the developing world, known as the Green Revolution.

    Since 1913, The Rockefeller Foundation has leveraged science and partnerships to deliver transformative change and make big bets on humanity. Get Updates