Ford Foundation

Created with gifts and bequests by Edsel and Henry Ford, the foundation is an independent, nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, with its own board, and is entirely separate from the Ford Motor Company. The trustees of the foundation set policy and delegate authority to the president and senior staff for the foundation’s grant making and operations. Program officers in the United States, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Latin America explore opportunities to pursue the foundation’s goals, formulate strategies and recommend proposals for funding.

Resources From Ford Foundation

Smartphone apps offer support for SUD

In 2005, the University of Wisconsin received a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to bring together technology experts and addiction treatment professionals to brainstorm ways technology could impact the addiction treatment field. Ideas ranged from functional MRIs to nanotechnology to virtual training modules. The idea that drew the most interest and led to […]

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