EIN 13-1684331

The Ford Foundation

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To encourage initiatives by those living and working closest to where problems are located, to promote collaboration among the nonprofit, government and business sectors.
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Program areas at The Ford Foundation

Build program yields learning for grantees & grantmakers alike, in developing social justice orgs & networks fostering greater inst. Eff. To dismantle inequality
The global fellowship program identifies and connects emerging leaders from across The globe who are advancing innovative ideas and solutions to combat inequity
Art for justice is focused on safely reducing The prison population, promoting justice reinvestment and creating art that changes narrative around mass incarceration

Grants made by The Ford Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Blue Meridian PartnersCore Support for the Justice and Mobility Fund To Accelerate Economic Mobility Through Criminal Justice Reforms for People With Convictions and Incarceration Histories$16,859,000
National Academy of SciencesFor the Ford Fellowships Program for Predoctoral, Dissertation and Postdoctoral Fellowships$10,630,000
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA)Core Support for the Reproductive Health and Women's Rights Collaborative$10,000,000
...and 644 more grants made totalling $419,665,350

Who funds The Ford Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Creative Many Michigan$140,000
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan (KFHP)Catalyze Leaders and Organizations Driving Social$21,000

Personnel at The Ford Foundation

Depelsha McGruderVice President , Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer$629,571
Eric DoppstadtBoard Member$4,454,586
Darren WalkerPresident , Ford Foundation$1,193,185
Pat UttamobolDirector , Asset Allo$970,749
Michael WaldenDirector of Public I / Director Public Inv.$1,540,031
...and 12 more key personnel

Financials for The Ford Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$32,030,151
Net rental income$352,711
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$892,280,455
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$105,466
Total revenues$925,622,223

Form 990s for The Ford Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-15990PFView PDF
2021-122022-11-15990PFView PDF
2020-122021-11-15990PFView PDF
2019-122021-06-15990PFView PDF
2018-122020-02-19990PFView PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
January 5, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990PF for fiscal year 2022
January 5, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
December 26, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
December 26, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $21,000 from Kaiser Foundation Health Plan (KFHP)
October 6, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
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General information
320 E 43rd St
New York, NY 10017
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
New York County, NY
Website URL
(212) 573-5000
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990-PF
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T21: Corporate foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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