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  1. Oscar Winner Roger Ross Williams To Helm Apollo Theater Documentary Project From White Horse PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Deadline

    ... Media Project, Universal Music Group's Polygram Entertainment, MACRO , Carlene Laughlin, Dave Knott, and the Ford Foundation. Exec producers are Nicholas Ferrall of White Horse, Julie Goldman of Motto Pictures, and the Apollo Theater's Procope, Dan ...

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  2. Jerusalem belongs to the Jews: Islam says soRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    Qanta Ahmed, M.D., is Associate Professor of Medicine, State University of New York, and Honorary Professor Glasgow Caledonian University, School of Public Health. She is currently a Ford Foundation Public Voices Fellow with the OpEd Project.

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  3. Lacma Seeks to Expand Its Footprint Into South Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... from those who should and can be giving to that campaign," Mr. Govan said. "We are looking elsewhere." The Ford Foundation, which is not involved with the Zumthor project, has already issued a $2 million flexible grant to Lacma "for the acquisitions ...

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  4. Phylicia Rashad to Make Directorial Debut with Our Lady of 121ST StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... partner The Pershing Square Foundation. Additional support provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Howard Gilman Foundation, Margot Adams, The SHS Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Consolidated Edison Company of ...

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  5. The delicate dance of a progressive CEO in the Trump eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Investor Protection Corp. He has served on boards related to the Oklahoma City public schools and with the Ford Foundation. But he noted at a recent conference in New York that nearly 95 percent of Sonic's roughly 3,600 locations, largely ...

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  6. The Delicate Dance of a Progressive C.E.O. in the Trump EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | NYT Media and Advertising

    ... Protection Corporation. He has served on boards related to the Oklahoma City public schools and with the Ford Foundation. But he noted at a recent conference in New York that nearly 95 percent of Sonic's roughly 3,600 locations, largely concentrated ...

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  7. On MLK Day, Let's Tell the Whole American StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Time

    Meeks is the President and CEO of the National Trust for Historic Preservation; Walker is the President of the Ford Foundation. All across the country, from New Orleans to New York, from Charlottesville to Philadelphia, our nation has been engaged in a necessary and long overdue conversation over the ways our history is represented in public spaces and culture .

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  8. Critic's Notebook: Half-Measures Won't Erase the Painful Past of Our MonumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... led by Tom Finkelpearl, the New York City cultural affairs commissioner, and Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation - released a statement of the group's findings. The statue of Christopher Columbus overlooking Manhattan's Columbus Circle ...

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  9. Real estate investing startup Cadre partners with Goldman SachsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... ure capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from others including Jim Breyer of Breyer Capital, Ford Foundation, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures and Joshua Kushner's Thrive Capital.

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  10. Goldman clients are giving Cadre $250 million to pour into commercial real estateRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... g from billionaire investor Peter Thiel, Alibaba founder Jack Ma, famed VC Jim Breyer of Breyer Capital, the Ford Foundation, General Catalyst partners, Khosla Ventures, and Thrive Capital.

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  11. Raymond Wittcoff, early proponent of educational TV, dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Current

    ... a strong and well-financed national cooperation network agency." Wittcoff followed through by chairing the Ford Foundation's National Citizens Committee for Educational Television, whose mission was to campaign for noncommercial channels and ...

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  12. Katie Finneran, Robert Sean Leonard, and Paul Sparks to Star in at Home at the ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... partner The Pershing Square Foundation. Additional support provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Howard Gilman Foundation, Margot Adams, The SHS Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Consolidated Edison Company of ...

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  13. Board urged to look at own role in scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... who would never tolerate such bad behavior in the companies they run," said Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation, who recently stepped off City Ballet's board. "Because they're volunteers, they often yield to management and particularly ...

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  14. Relaxing Holiday Break? Not for These Brooklyn JurorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Law.com

    ... Legislature, The City Council, and the Mayor's Office, for a parliamentary debate held on Dec. 19 at the Ford Foundation on ending pretrial detention and the cash bail system in New York state. Corporate crises require well-orchestrated teamwork. ...

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  15. Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit announces new Ford Curatorial Fellow Jova LynneRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... in January 2018. The Museum of Contemporary Arts Detroit (MOCAD) has been awarded a grant from the Ford Foundation to support two Curatorial Fellows. 'A profound thank you to the Ford Foundation for their support of this new prestigious fellowship. ...

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  16. Laurence B. Siegel Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... a consultant and economist before working his way up to managing director, Mr. Siegel later worked for The Ford Foundation as director of research for another 15 years. Starting in 2005, he has been director of research for the CFA Institute ...

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  17. Two days after our wedding, my husband and I were almost homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... kept to the vow, speaking "above whispers" in defending the rights of women. First, with the support of The Ford Foundation, she launched a radio program, Above Whispers on Air, in collaboration with WFM91.7, Nigeria's first radio for women and ...

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  18. Peterson Foundation and Ford Foundation Launch US 2050Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK: The Peter G. Peterson Foundation and the Ford Foundation launched US 2050, an initiative that will engage leading scholars to examine and analyze the multiple demographic, socioeconomic, and fiscal trends that will shape the nation at mid-century. In the coming decades, a transformational wave of foreseeable demographic changes will create a new American tapestry.

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  19. Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland Establishes $50,000 PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Artforum Intl.

    ... The Hammer Museum in Los Angeles announced today that it has been awarded a $200,000 grant by the Ford Foundation in support of its free public programming aimed at advancing social justice The funds will allow the museum to upgrade its technology, ...

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  20. Charleston's International African American Museum announces more donations worth $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... lap. The grants are from five foundations: $150,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, $250,000 from the Ford Foundation, $200,000 from The Kresge Foundation, $250,000 from The Speedwell Foundation and $150,000 the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. ...

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