Materials include correspondence, memos, reports, meeting minutes and agendas, brochures, and directories. The materials concern donations to Brandeis from individual board members and fundraising for the university in general. In addition, this series contains information about specific scholarships and programs endowed by board members. Other files include general administrative files and meeting minutes of the board and its various committees that record the decisions made by the board concerning a variety of issues, including educational policy, fundraising, and budgeting. Files in this series include correspondence with Eleanor Roosevelt, Norman Rabb, Abraham Feinberg, and Florence Heller.