Think tank

John Locke Foundation

JLF

Raleigh, NC, United States

The John Locke Foundation was created in 1990 as an independent, nonprofit think tank that would work “for truth, for freedom, for the future of North Carolina.” The Foundation is named for John Locke (1632-1704), an English philosopher whose writings inspired Thomas Jefferson and the other Founders. The John Locke Foundation is a 501(c)(3) research institute and is funded by thousands of individuals, foundations and corporations. The Foundation does not accept government funds or contributions to influence its work or the outcomes of its research.

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Year founded
1990
Age (years)
John Locke Foundation
 31
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Amy O. Cooke
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
John Locke Foundation
 26
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
John Locke Foundation
 0%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
John Locke Foundation
 8
United States average
 57
Global average
 33

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