November 18, 2015

Interview: Darren Walker on the Ford Foundation's New Direction

This summer, the Ford Foundation went all in, shifting its focus to combating inequality in all of its forms.

As the nation’s second largest private philanthropy, Ford’s announcement attracted a lot of notice. But it was unclear exactly how the grant maker would marshal its more than half a billion dollars in annual grant making. Which programs are in and likely to grow, and which are out?

In this interview, Ford President Darren Walker chats with the Business of Giving host Denver Frederick about how Ford will put its new strategy to work.

Read the transcript of this interview.

The Business of Giving airs every Sunday at 6 p.m. Eastern time on New York's WNYM-AM (970) radio station.