Linda Wolf Jones papers
SCOPE AND CONTENTS OF THE COLLECTION
The Linda R. Wolf Jones papers illustrate the involvement of the New York City YMCA in two specific public policy issues, housing and taxation. The collection includes position papers, reports, memos, offprints, meeting minutes and agendas that focus on topics such as the tax status of nonprofit organizations, competition of nonprofits with small businesses such as health clubs, and state, local and national legislation about housing, including housing in single room occupancy (SRO) buildings.
- Jones, Linda R. Wolf (Person)
- YMCA of Greater New York. (Organization)
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Conditions Governing Use
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BIOGRAPHY OF LINDA R. WOLF JONES
Linda R. Wolf Jones held the position of Director of Public Policy at the YMCA of Greater New York between 1985 and 1989. During those years she monitored national, state and local legislative initiatives for their potential impact on YMCA operations. She was instrumental in organizating a public policy network of 100 YMCAs in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
3 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
The collection includes materials related to Linda Wolf Jones's work as Director of Public Policy at the YMCA of Greater New York that focused on issues involving tax exempt status, housing, and public policy organizations within and outside the Y.
Catalog Record ID number: 9974819683601701. Mostly unprocessed.
- Jones, Linda R. Wolf
- Nonprofit organizations -- Government policy Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Young Men's Christian associations -- Administration Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Young Men's Christian associations -- New York (State) -- New York Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- LINDA R. WOLF JONES
- An Inventory of Her Papers
- Louise Merriam
- December 2016
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Collecting Area Details
Contact The Kautz Family YMCA Archives Collecting Area