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Everett C. Goodwin

Everett C. Goodwin is a professional historian and author of books and articles on Baptist development and American social and legal history. As an ordained American Baptist minister, he has been senior minister of five churches, including the First Baptist Church of the City of Washington, DC. He earned his doctorate in history from Brown University.

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MMBB: A Pioneer in Employee Benefits—The First 100 Years
By author: Everett C. Goodwin
Product Code: H849
ISBN: 9780881463835
Product Format: Hardback
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Price:  $35.00
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The Ministers and Missionaries Benefit Board (MMBB) was authorized in 1911 by the Northern Baptist Convention and chartered in New York State in 1913 “to promote interest in the better maintenance of the ministry.” Its core purpose was the provision of pensions to aged or disabled ministers. At MMBB’s creation, American philanthropy was in transition from patterns of traditional charity to new structures designed to provide fundamental solutions to social and economic problems based on principles of business and science.