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Founders of Organizations

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  1. George Williams (1844)

    YMCA

  2. Ralph C. Smedley (1924)

    Toastmasters

  3. Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith (1935)

    Alcoholics Anonymous

  4. Giuseppe Garibaldi (1860)

    Red Shirts in Italy

  5. Ted Turner (1980)

    CNN

  6. Millard Fuller (1976)

    Habitat for Humanity

  7. Pierre de Coubertin (1894)

    International Olympic Committee

  8. Leon Trotsky (1918)

    Red Army, Russia

  9. Dr. Ethel Andrus (1958)

    AARP

  10. Jerry Falwell (1979)

    Moral Majority

  11. William Conant Church and George Wood Wingate (1871)

    NRA

  12. Alex Pacheco (1980)

    PETA

  13. Robert W. Welch, Jr. (1958)

    John Birch Society

  14. Pat Robertson (1989)

    Christian Coalition

  15. John Muir (1982)

    Sierra Club

  16. Peter Benenson (1961)

    Amnesty International

  17. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. (1919)

    American Legion

  18. Matt Flannery and Jessica Jackley (2005)

    Kiva

  19. Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel (1840)

    Kindergarten

  20. W. E. B. Du Bois, Ida B. Wells and several more (1909)

    NAACP

  21. Andrew Shue (1993)

    Do Something

  22. Felix Dzerzhinsky

    Cheka (Before KGB)

  23. William Booth (1878)

    Salvation Army

  24. Eglantyne Jebb and Dorothy Buxton (1919)

    Save the Children

  25. Muhammad Yunus (1983)

    Grameen Bank

  26. Henry Jones (1843)

    B'nai B'rith

  27. Nancy Goodman Brinker (1982)

    Susan G. Komen (originally The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation)

  28. Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry (1985)

    Comic Relief

  29. Robert Baden-Powell (1907)

    Scout Movement

  30. Gardiner Greene Hubbard (1st president)(1888)

    National Geographic Society

  31. Margaret Sanger (1916)

    Planned Parenthood

  32. Sue Ellen Cooper (1998)

    Red Hat Society

  33. Bernard Kouchner (co-founder) (1971)

    Médecins Sans Frontières

  34. Father Michael J. McGivney (1882)

    Knights of Columbus

  35. Julian Assange (2006)

    WikiLeaks

  36. Carrie Chapman Catt (1920)

    League of Women Voters

  37. Bruno E. Jacob (1925)

    National Forensic League

  38. Paul P. Harris (1905)

    Rotary International

  39. Moses Beach (1848)

    Associated Press

  40. Roger Baldwin, Crystal Eastman, George Kessler, Helen Keller and Walter Nelles (1920)

    ACLU

  41. Walter M. Fleming and William J. Conlin (1870)

    Shriners

  42. Henry Dunant (1863)

    Red Cross

  43. Melvin Jones (1917)

    Lions Club