Our mission: Partnering with communities to move people forward and upward

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Ford Philanthropy is really vested in the communities where we work and live.

Krissy Guzak

Ford Senior Safety Engineer

Ford Philanthropy

The heart of Ford’s commitment to building a better world

Our Focus

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Essential Services

Unlocking access to critical resources that empower communities to thrive
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Building pathways for careers in mobility, technology and the trades
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Breaking down barriers to diversify the pipeline of entrepreneurs
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Using transportation and technology to expand access


Years of impact


Philanthropic Contributions


Countries Worldwide

Driving community impact.

Whether we tap into our employees’ passion for community service or apply our transportation and technology expertise, we bring partnership and progress to Ford communities around the world.

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This community has always been filled with hope-builders. Their stories of coming together continue to inspire my purpose here.

Portia Roberson

CEO of Focus: HOPE

Building on 75 years of impact, we are passionate about:

Working with our local partners

Solving systemic problems

Applying Ford's mobility expertise

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Fueled by passion and pride

Community service is deeply ingrained in Ford’s DNA. We mobilize thousands of employees to give back to their communities every year.
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Global reach, local impact

We partner with nonprofits on the ground to co-create and invest in solutions that meet unique community needs all around the world.

About our grantmaking process

We award grants to organizations that support our philanthropic focus areas in communities where Ford operates.

Out of respect for the time and resources of all our stakeholders, we are unable to accept unsolicited proposals or grant applications.

For more detailed information about what we support, please check out the Partnerships and Funding section of our FAQ page.