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The Ford Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Ford Foundation is a private foundation based in New York, NY that was founded in 1960. As of 2018 they had $757 million in revenue and $13 billion in assets.

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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Form 990s for The Ford Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 19, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990PFView PDF
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990PFView PDF
2014-12Jan 25, 2016990PFView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Ford Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$65,215,340
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$690,880,798
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,573,565
Total revenues$757,669,703

Vendors for The Ford Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
CiviCRMCRM software2020-06-15
█████████Marketing software2020-06-15
██████ ███Software2019-10-03
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting2018-11-07
███████ ████████████ ██████ ███ ████████Architecture Service$4,602,9552017-12-01
██████ ███ ███████Re Development Management$802,6292017-12-01
██████ ███ ██████Legal Services$623,5282017-12-01
████████ ███████It Consulting$3,030,9212017-12-01
...and 13 more vendors

Personnel at The Ford Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Darren WalkerPresident , Ford Foundation$860,052May 20, 2020
John W. BernsteinVice President , Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer$514,396July 13, 2019
████ █████████Vice President and Chief Investment Officer$2.3 millionMay 20, 2020
████████ ███████Vice President Talent and Human Resources$399,890Jan. 10, 2019
██████ ██████████Executive Vice President for Program$461,329May 20, 2020
███████ ██ ████████Vice President, Secretary, and General Counsel-Jan. 10, 2019
███████ ██████Director Public Inv.$1.0 millionDec. 31, 2017
██████ █████Director Private Eq.$1.1 millionDec. 31, 2017
███████ █████████Director Hedge Funds$1.0 millionDec. 31, 2017
██████ ██████Manager Investment Ops.$420,598Dec. 31, 2017
...and five more key personnel

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