Joan Kroc’s Radical and Ecstatic Philanthropy
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Joan Kroc’s Radical and Ecstatic Philanthropy

Editors’ Note: Journalist Lisa┬áNapoli, who has recently published the first biography of McDonald’s heiress Joan Kroc, offers a fascinating portrait of Kroc’s philanthropy.┬áKroc is a figure who defies easy categorization. She was, in one sense, a traditional funder; one of her largest gifts was to a social service organization, the Salvation Army. But she also … Continue reading