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The Pew Charitable Trusts, an independent grantmaking public charity, is the sole beneficiary of seven individual charitable funds established between 1948 and 1979 by children of founder Joseph N. Pew and his wife, Mary Anderson Pew. Pew operates and supports several centers and initiatives, including the ; the ; the ; the ; the ; and the .
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