The foundation responds to erroneous reports about net neutrality support.
Pro-net neutrality Internet activists rally. Los Angeles, California. 2014. Photo credit: REUTERS/Newscom

Strong net neutrality rules in the US ensure that we will continue to have access to a free and open Internet—one that will remain an engine of free expression, economic growth, and innovation.
Chip Pickering on net neutrality in the US and economic prosperity on the Internet. 2015. This image is not available under 4.0 Creative Commons license.

Chip Pickering considers net neutrality in the US and the future of freedom and economic prosperity on the Internet.

The Ford Foundation announced the pricing and sale of a $1 billion Social Bond, the net proceeds of which will help support and strengthen nonprofit organizations hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic. This Social Bond is the first-ever such offering by a U.S. nonprofit foundation in the taxable corporate bond market.

Connecting restaurant patrons and restaurant workers, understanding net neutrality, filling in gaps on Wikipedia and more.

In Barron's, Sarita Gupta underscores how the Families and Workers Fund serves as a much needed vehicle that brings together philanthropies and high-net-worth individuals to help millions of impacted workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Innovation meets inequality, smart cities, fighting climate change, building an economic justice movement and more.