EIN 13-1684331

The Ford Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
Unknown
Year formed
1960
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
To encourage initiatives by those living and working closest to where problems are located, to promote collaboration among the nonprofit, government and business sectors.

Program areas at The Ford Foundation

Financial innovation and resilience program aimed at strengthening The financial health and resilience of organizations
For The art gallery - a public feature that explores multidisciplinary art by artists committed to exploring issues of justice and injustice
For projects that communicate The Foundation's mission and program including The website

Form 990s for The Ford Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-06-15990PFView PDF
2018-122020-02-19990PFView PDF
2017-122019-02-21990PFView PDF
2016-122018-03-14990PFView PDF
2015-122017-03-03990PFView PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds The Ford Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Creative Many Michigan$140,000
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Grants made by The Ford Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
National Academy of SciencesFor the Ford Fellowships Program for Predoctoral Dissertation and Postdoctoral Fellowships$10,600,000
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...and 647 more grants made

Financials for The Ford Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$37,218,055
Net rental income$-110,614
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$421,211,597
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,349,611
Total revenues$460,414,672

Personnel at The Ford Foundation

NameTitleCompensation
Depelsha McGruderVice President , Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer
Eric DoppstadtVice President and Chief Investment Officer$2,534,765
Diane SamuelsVice President , People Culture$280,200
 Subscribe to viewVice President Talent and Human Resources$205,083
 Subscribe to viewExecutive Vice President of Programs$552,648
...and 13 more key personnel

Organizations like The Ford Foundation

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Annie E Casey Foundation (AECF)Baltimore, MD$161,952,938
William and Flora Hewlett FoundationMenlo Park, CA$782,846,468
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Battle Creek, MI$353,854,152
Harry & Jeanette Weinberg FoundationOwings Mills, MD$138,669,568
Duke EndowmentCharlotte, NC$244,646,086
Fundacao Calouste GulbenkianPortugal, $123,748,407
Michael and Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF)Austin, TX$321,556,498
Carnegie Corporation of New YorkNew York, NY$254,090,060
Rockefeller FoundationNew York, NY$337,487,726
Lumina FoundationIndianapolis, IN$124,890,321
Heising Simons FoundationLos Altos, CA$130,276,952
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)Princeton, NJ$577,007,685
Gordon E and Betty I Moore FoundationPalo Alto, CA$420,429,327
John D & Catherine T Macarthur FoundationChicago, IL$595,397,688
The Leona M and Harry B Helmsley Charitable TrustNew York, NY$191,503,372
Charles Stewart Mott FoundationFlint, MI$259,645,439
Margaret A Cargill FoundationEden Prairie, MN$146,235,150
Andrew W. Mellon FoundationNew York, NY$446,837,871
M J Murdock Charitable TrustVancouver, WA$204,022,215
Simons FoundationNew York, NY$523,660,840
Margulf FoundationDenver, CO$126,764,807
GHR FoundationMinneapolis, MN$276,688,151
Marguerite Casey Foundation (MCF)Seattle, WA$146,766,769
Steans Family Foundation (SFF)Chicago, IL$249,216,213
San Antonio Area FoundationSan Antonio, TX$131,999,201
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$460,414,672
2019
Yearly growth
254.5%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$665,707,679
2019
Yearly growth
-5.4%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$14,230,472,678
2019
Yearly growth
9%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
n/a
General information
Address
320 East 43rd Street
New York, NY 10017
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Website URL
fordfoundation.org/ 
Phone
(212) 573-5000
Facebook page
FordFound 
Twitter profile
@fordfoundation 
IRS details
EIN
13-1684331
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990-PF
Year formed
1960
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
T21: Corporate foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
Parent/child status
Independent