The Ford Family Foundation





The Ford Family Foundation
1600 NW Steward Parkway
Roseburg, OR 97471

Contact Person: Jeneen Hartley Sago, Program Officer for Youth Development and Education

Phone: 541-957-5574

Contact E-mail:

Program Funding Areas:

Early Childhood Development, Youth Development & Education, Child Abuse Prevention & Intervention, Access to Health & Dental, Education for Job Readiness, Postgraduate Transition, Scholarships, Rural Leaders, Community Capacity, Statewide Rural Capacity, Community Development, Economic Vitality and Visual Arts

Geographic Area Served by Grants:

Oregon (predominately rural) and Siskiyou County, California

Types of Support Offered:

Programmatic, Operating, Capital

Do you fund general operating costs for non-profits? If so, under what conditions?

Yes. It varies by program area. Please visit our website for specific information.

Restrictions/ Limitations:

Please visit our website for specific information.

Application Process:

We use an on-line application process. Some program areas accept responsive applications and have no deadlines, other program areas use RFP processes or by invitation only. Please visit our website for more information.

Preferred contact from potential grantees:

General responsive grant request should be submitted through the on-line application process. For general questions please send an email to or contact our office at 541-957-5574.

The Ford Family Foundation continues to refine its grant process. Please review the Foundation website for changes in the process prior to submitting a grant proposal.