Ford Foundation to tap endowment for $1 billion to fight injustice and inequality

A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon we’re talking about a new way to use market forces to combat poverty and injustice. That’s the hope of the Ford Foundation, which today announced that its trustees have authorized $1 billion in “mission-related investments” from its $12 billion endowment. The initial investments will be made … Continue reading Ford Foundation to tap endowment for $1 billion to fight injustice and inequality