Focus Area: Community

Assisting communities that take action

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The programs that support our Focus on Communities:

FORD INSTITUTE FOR COMMUNITY BUILDING  »

The Ford Institute supports rural residents as they take the lead in building their community’s future. 

Community Development »

Assist community members who take collective action and generate solutions to common problems.

TECHNICAL Assistance Grants »

Assist organizations or communities in developing leadership expertise, planning efforts or advance collaborations.

GOOD NEIGHBOR Grants »

Assist with unexpected needs and small projects.

COMMUNITY BUILDIng spaces GRANTS »

Provide grants for capital projects which support the Foundation’s priority program areas.

Community Building Grants 

Coming soon


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