Our Misson

The mission of The Edward E. Ford Foundation is to strengthen and support independent secondary schools and to challenge and inspire them to leverage their unique talents, expertise and resources to advance teaching and learning throughout this country by supporting and disseminating best practice, by supporting efforts to develop and implement models of sustainability, and by encouraging collaboration with other institutions.

What We Have Done


in Grant Distributions


Separate Grants


Different Schools


in matching funds raised


2017 Collaborative Innovation Grant

The Edward E. Ford Foundation has awarded a $2 million Collaborative Innovation Grant, the largest single grant in its 60-year history, to The Mastery Transcript Consortium (MTC), a collective of high schools organized around the development and dissemination of an alternative model of assessment, crediting and transcript generation. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

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