William H Danforth

William H. Danforth founded the Ralston Purina Co. in St. Louis, Missouri. He co-founded the American Youth Foundation to train young men and women in Christian ideals and help them prepare for a life of responsibility and leadership. As president of the American Youth Foundation, Mr. Danforth helped establish Camp Miniwanca, a 300-acre campsite near Shelby, Michigan that he established while he was president of AYF for the purpose of helping young people. For more than 30 years, up to the time...See more