George Eastman's Impact On Society

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The four businessmen did have a positive impact on society, therefore they are Captains of Industries. In 1924 George Eastman donated $30 million to the University of Rochester, M.I.T., Hampton and Tuskegee. Eastman supported higher level education, and he wanted people to have a job once out of college. Increasing education means getting a degree. This was an impact on society because this gave people the proper education they needed to make their lives successful. Also in the 1939s John Rockefeller donated $50 million for medical research. This donation helped cure diseases, develop medicines, and give health checks. This was a major impact on society because now doctors and nurses have more ways to cure certain things like
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