Our response to COVID-19
- Ford issues first-of-its-kind social bond of up to $1 billion to support social justice sector and more
- The Ford Foundation was pleased to have hosted a vaccination site within our Center for Social Justice from Feb-June, 2021.
- Ford doubles racial justice funding to $330 million as America faces a historic and long-needed reckoning
- Ford and partners commit more than $30 million for workers impacted by the pandemic and $156 million to arts and culture groups of color
Disrupting systems to advance social justice
We believe inequality is at the root of nearly every injustice. To create meaningful, lasting change, we focus on nine interconnected areas.
Shifting the conversation
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Kevin Currey and Farah Sofa
Ford Foundation and Open Society Initiative for West Africa Launch New Fund to End Sexual Violence in West Africa
More than 2 billion workers make up the informal economy
Ford Foundation announces five-year, $25 million grant to women-led global worker networks calling for a just economic recovery for the world’s 2.1 billion informal workers
Governments and private funders announce historic US$1.7 billion pledge at COP26 in support of Indigenous Peoples and local communities