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The Ford Foundation

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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.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Community Foundation For Northern Ireland.

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Form 990s for The Ford Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990PFView PDF
2014-12Jan 25, 2016990PFView PDF
2013-12Dec 29, 2014990PFView PDF
2012-12Nov 25, 2013990PFView PDF
...and one more Form 990 PDF

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

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Vendors for The Ford Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Pricewaterhousecoopers LLPTax accounting2018-11-07
██████ ███Software2018-08-01
██████Fundraising software2018-08-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2018-08-01
███████ ████████████ ██████ ███ ████████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
John W. BernsteinVice President , Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer$514,396July 13, 2019
Eric DoppstadtVice President and Chief Investment Officer$2.3 millionJuly 13, 2019
████████ ███████Vice President Talent and Human Resources$399,890Jan. 10, 2019
██████ ██████████Executive Vice President for Program$461,329July 13, 2019
██████ ██████President$860,052July 13, 2019
███████ ██ ████████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 six more key personnel

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6Wellcome Trust501(c)(3)$3.4 billionUnited Kingdom,
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8VolkswagenStiftung501(c)(3)$358 millionGermany,
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10John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation501(c)(3)$716 millionChicago, IL
11William and Flora Hewlett Foundation501(c)(3)$317 millionMenlo Park, CA
12Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)501(c)(3)$665 millionPrinceton, NJ
13Simons Foundation501(c)(3)$507 millionNew York, NY
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19The California Endowment501(c)(3)$256 millionLos Angeles, CA
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21Kresge Foundation501(c)(3)$275 millionTroy, MI
22The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International501(c)(3)$412 millionEvanston, IL
23Texas A&M Foundation501(c)(3)$292 millionCollege Station, TX
24Indiana University Foundation501(c)(3)$304 millionBloomington, IN
25University of Nebraska Foundation501(c)(3)$281 millionLincoln, NE

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