Promote political responsibility by educating the public to be informed and active participants in government.
To cure Leukemia, Lymphoma, Hodgkin's Disease and Myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
To protect endangered livestock and poultry breeds from extinction
To preserve historic Duke Mansion and to operate the Lee Institute.
To further and extend Mrs. Biddle's life-long interests in religious, educational, and charitable activities in the states of New York and North Carolina.
To assist families in need by providing a safe home-like setting for children until they are reunited with family or achieve independence.
To build upon the social, physical, emotional, and spiritual strengths of children, youth, and families and to affirm their worth.
To nuture and assist start-up ministries.
To assist individuals within the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina in attaining the maximum stewardship potential and to increase the permanent financial support of Baptist institutions and mission causes.