No. 699: Eli Goldston
Postcard #699

Photograph. Published in The Death of an American Jewish Community: a Tragedy of Good Intentions / Hillel Levine and Lawrence Harmon. New York: The Free Press, 1992.

 Eli Goldston (1920-1974) was President and CEO of Eastern Gas and Fuel Associates of Boston, Massachusetts, from 1961 to 1974. Goldston was a prominent spokesman for corporate social responsibility. As such, he wrote numerous letters and speeches about social policies, including corporate financing of inner-city housing, the Federal Family Assistance Act of 1970, and gender equity in corporate boardrooms.The Harvard Business School has collections of his papers.
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Created: January 1, 2004   Modified: January 1, 2004