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This program's a Keeper

...by several major philanthropic organizations such as the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Atlantic Philanthropies, the Ford Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.My Brother's Keeper's six goals include ensuring all children read at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-31/programs-keeper
Study cites employers' prejudice

...according to a study released Wednesday funded by the Ford Foundation. One of every three employers discriminates against...Southern Regional Council, also funded largely by the Ford Foundation, organized a Capitol press conference with two of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/18/bus_253705.shtml
Business
Undoing the damage

...the nation's largest philanthropic organizations.The Annie E. Casey Foundation, Atlantic Philanthropies, the Ford Foundation, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and others will invest in proven programs that help young blacks and Hispanics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-07/undoing-damage
College campuses seek balance when views collide

...debate on campus. A $4 million Ford Foundation initiative that began in 2006...Missouri recently hosted a Ford Foundation "difficult dialogues" workshop...Robert O'Neil, who heads the Ford Foundation effort, called the balancing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/11/rel_540495.shtml
Your Faith
Brauer: Endowments carry tax benefits

...contributions to the endowment. New and old tycoons of industry gave money to seed endowments that carry their names. The Ford Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are commonly heard in the news. The Gates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/04/bus_271480.shtml
Business
Americans do want to end poverty

...behalf of the "invisible poor." When President Lyndon Johnson launched the war on poverty in the mid-1960s, a Ford Foundation study widely quoted at the time said that a $10 billion taxpayer investment could eradicate U.S. poverty in three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/10/edi_76879.shtml
Editorials
Former first lady Betty Ford dies

...Friday.Details of her death and where she died were not immediately available, and Allen, chairman emeritus of the Ford Foundation, said he would not comment further until he received instruction from the family."She was a wonderful wife and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-08/former-first-lady-betty-ford
Editor promoting racial divide

...Hardly. The NAACP receives; it doesn't give. The Ford Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, chambers of commerce...NAACP is the battering ram, not the main player. The Ford Foundation pours half a million dollars into their coffers each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/30/edi_290677.shtml
Editorials
Minister honored for service, preaching

...pastor was student-government president at Morehouse College in Atlanta, an All-American in track and field and a Ford Foundation Scholar before graduating with honors in 1992. He obtained a master of divinity degree at Yale University before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/27/rel_340942.shtml
Your Faith
Evicted Athens residents rally

...will go toward buying affordable replacement trailers. Another bright spot came when a fact-finding group of the Ford Foundation, a major philanthropic group, agreed to visit with Garden Springs residents and supporters next week. The park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/16/met_333739.shtml
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