1960s

The Organization of American States (OAS) creates the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) in support of President John F. Kennedy’s Alliance for Progress. PADF is established to complement programs of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Peace Corps, and the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) by mobilizing private sector support for community-based initiatives.

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