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  1. Bronx Museum Of The Arts Appoints Deborah Cullen-Morales New Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... moment, the Bronx Museum needs to resonate locally, yet project nationally and internationally." "The Ford Foundation has long been a supporter of The Bronx Museum of the Arts, and we have had the opportunity to work with Deborah Cullen-Morales on ...

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  2. Dance/NYC Announces Transition Of Executive Director Lane HarwellRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Executive Director Lane Harwell will transition from Dance/NYC this summer to join the Ford Foundation as Program Officer, Creativity and Free Expression, where he will support the foundation's explorations of how the arts can contribute to fairer and more just societies. "Dance/NYC has flourished during Lane Harwell's tenure.

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  3. Americans gave a record $410 billion to charity last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Fast Company

    ... receiving money as opposed to contributing it might seem surprising, but these groups work both ways. The Ford Foundation, for instance, might invest through its endowment in social justice programs, but also receive major gifts from those donors to ...

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  4. The Koch Campus ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | National Review Online

    ... supported by generous grants from these foundations. Since 2006 (the earliest year of its database), the Ford Foundation has awarded grants to support such programs at American University, Barnard, Catholic University, Columbia, DePaul, Dillard, ...

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  5. Donors pause Equal Education funding after sexual harassment scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Mail & Guardian

    ... not appear to be affected by the allegations. Nicollette Naylor, Director of the South African office of The Ford Foundation said the story emerging at Equal Education was a "microcosm of a larger, systemic problem across sectors and across ...

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  6. Monumental masterpieces by William Scott emerge from Irish collectionsRead the original story

    Monday May 21 | Art Daily

    ... visited Scott in Cornwall in 1959. SCOTT & BERLIN: Scott moved to Berlin in 1963 on the invitation of the Ford Foundation to take part in the Berliner Kunstlerprogramm artist-in-residence programme. The stimulus of Berlin was at once both cerebral, ...

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  7. Phylicia Rashad And The Women Of Saving Places Are Preserving A Crucial Piece Of Black HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Essence Magazine

    The African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund is a $25 million multiyear initiative spearheaded by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and funded by partners at the Ford Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and others. The goal is to expand our perspective of the Black experience by uncovering and improving specific locations that were once integral to our success and advancement.

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  8. What Business Does the President of the Far-Left Ford Foundation Have Serving as a Director of PepsiCo? - The National CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | National Center for Public Policy Research

    New Bern, N.C. / Washington, D.C. - At today's annual meeting of PepsiCo investors, the National Center for Public Policy Research's Free Enterprise Project - the nation's leading proponent of free-market investor activism - questioned the beverage giant's CEO, Indra Nooyi, about the company's controversial decision to place Ford Foundation President Darren Walker on its board of directors. "It is unlikely that many PepsiCo investors were aware of Walker's background and the extreme anti-capitalist work of the Ford Foundation.

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  9. 'Yawkey Way' Decision Met With Pride And With DisappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | WGBH

    ... he doesn't believe the decision in any way taints the name or work of the Yawkey Foundations. "You have the Ford Foundation, whose benefactor was a notorious anti-Semite, a notorious fan of Adolf Hitler. Publicly, Henry Ford did this. That has not ...

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  10. Weiss Berlin opens exhibition of works by artist Faith RinggoldRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Art Daily

    ... in the series Jazz Drawings (2002-2003). In the context of the exhibition and in collaboration with the Ford Foundation, the Terra Foundation for American Art, and the U.S. Embassy, Faith Ringgold will be holding the Distinguished W.E.B. Dubois ...

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  11. Museums Turn Their Focus to U.S. Artists of Latin DescentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | The New York Times

    When Scott Rothkopf, chief curator of the Whitney Museum of American Art, attended the U.S. Latinx Arts Futures Symposium at the Ford Foundation two years ago, the experience had a profound impact. The organizers "wanted to draw people's attention to the fact that Latinx artists were falling into neither category - they were not part of the growing interest in Latin American artists but also not seen as American artists," Mr. Rothkopf said.

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  12. Op-Ed Contributor: How the Human Rights Movement FailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... that began in the 1970s through the 1990s sowed. There have been recent signs of reorientation. The Ford Foundation, which in the 1970s provided much of the funding that made global human rights activism possible, announced in 2015 that it would ...

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  13. Richard C. RobartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Herald Gazette

    ... a 40-year career in international development with a focus on the Middle East and Africa, beginning at The Ford Foundation. During his 19 years with Ford, he worked in New York; Beirut, Lebanon; and later as deputy representative in Cairo, Egypt. A ...

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  14. Crystal meth, gay men and sex - a 'perfect storm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... is how to deal with triggers." Clayton Rhodes Morell, an addiction specialist with the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation in Naples, Fla., said meth users have to learn how to build a healthy sex life. While each person has to decide what that means, he ... 6 comments

  15. Heather James Fine Art's New York inaugural exhibition features works by Wojciech FangorRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2018 | Art Daily

    ... New York, and his first U.S. solo exhibition that same year at the Gres Gallery, Washington, D.C. In 1962, a Ford Foundation fellowship brought him to the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), Washington, D.C., culminating with a solo exhibition at ...

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  16. Brooklyn synagogue pulls its money out of Chase bank to promote climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    ... said Fran Seegull, executive director of the US Impact Investing Alliance, which is being incubated at the Ford Foundation. Starbucks has raised a green bond to create trade finance facilities for its coffee growers, she said. Worldwide, more than ...

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  17. Diamond and Silk: Deport NY Gov. Andrew CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | News Max

    ... free legal services to immigrants regardless of their status. The Carnegie Corporation of New York and the Ford Foundation are kicking in $1 million to fund the project. Diamond and Silk, who call themselves Trump's "most outspoken and loyal ...

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  18. West African sustainable development mission to kick off in honor of late NABJ Founder Les PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | NABJ

    ... economist Jeffrey Sachs; and the National Newspaper Publishers Association. The mission is supported by the Ford Foundation, InterContinental Hotels Group and Michel Sidibe, executive director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS ...

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  19. The mission of Ford Foundation has been consistentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Vanguard

    Ford Foundation, the $ 11.2 billion philanthropic giant has been long term supporters of funding to charitable organizations around the world. The institution's strength is being felt, more than ever, in many of the world's governments and aid bodies as the biggest donors to the non- profit sector.

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  20. Us Sif Foundation Releases 2018 Financial Advisor Roadmap:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Advisor Roadmap, please click here . The Financial Advisor Roadmap was produced with the support of The Ford Foundation and The J.A. & H.G. Woodruff, Jr. Charitable Trust. Later this year, the US SIF Foundation will release roadmaps for asset ...

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