Ford Foundation donations made to Samaj Pragati Sahayog

This is an online portal with information on donations that were announced publicly (or have been shared with permission) that were of interest to Vipul Naik. The git repository with the code for this portal, as well as all the underlying data, is available on GitHub. All payment amounts are in current United States dollars (USD). The repository of donations is being seeded with an initial collation by Issa Rice as well as continued contributions from him (see his commits and the contract work page listing all financially compensated contributions to the site) but all responsibility for errors and inaccuracies belongs to Vipul Naik. Current data is preliminary and has not been completely vetted and normalized; if sharing a link to this site or any page on this site, please include the caveat that the data is preliminary (if you want to share without including caveats, please check with Vipul Naik). We expect to have completed the first round of development by the end of March 2022. See the about page for more details. Also of interest: pageview data on analytics.vipulnaik.com, tutorial in README, request for feedback to EA Forum.

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Basic donor information

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Country United States
Wikipedia pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_Foundation
Facebook username FordFoundation
LinkedIn username ford-foundation
Websitehttps://www.fordfoundation.org
Donations URLhttps://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/
Twitter usernameFordFoundation
Page on philosophy informing donationshttps://www.fordfoundation.org/about-us/mission/
Grant application process pagehttps://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/idea-submission/
Data entry method on Donations List WebsiteSQL insertion commands generated by script https://github.com/riceissa/ford-foundation

Full donor page for donor Ford Foundation

Basic donee information

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Country

Full donee page for donee Samaj Pragati Sahayog

Donor–donee relationship

Item Value

Donor–donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 7 300,000 352,237 250,000 250,000 250,000 270,000 270,000 300,000 300,000 300,000 345,656 750,000 750,000
FIXME 7 300,000 352,237 250,000 250,000 250,000 270,000 270,000 300,000 300,000 300,000 345,656 750,000 750,000

Donation amounts by cause area and year

If you hover over a cell for a given cause area and year, you will get a tooltip with the number of donees and the number of donations.

Note: Cause area classification used here may not match that used by donor for all cases.

Cause area Number of donations Total 2017 2014 2013 2011 2009 2007
FIXME (filter this donor) 7 2,465,656.00 520,000.00 250,000.00 345,656.00 300,000.00 300,000.00 750,000.00
Total 7 2,465,656.00 520,000.00 250,000.00 345,656.00 300,000.00 300,000.00 750,000.00

Graph of spending by cause area and year (incremental, not cumulative)

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Graph of spending by cause area and year (cumulative)

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Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (7 donations)

Graph of all donations, showing the timeframe of donations

Graph of donations and their timeframes
Amount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 7)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
270,000.0052017-04-15FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support to mitigate climate risk for small farmers and subgrants to expand access by small farmers in rain-fed regions to the government crop insurance program. Affected regions: 125###Bihar###12@@@212###Chattisgarh###11@@@494###Karnataka###12@@@583###Madhya Pradesh###65; @@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177920###Adivasi; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
250,000.0062017-01-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Endowment support to provide financial stability to the institution. Affected regions: 444###India###100; 9177417###Female@@@9177418###Male@@@9177416###Indigenous@@@9177894###Caste Minority; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
250,000.0062014-12-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Endowment support for India's largest non-governmental initiative for water and livelihood security, focused specifically in the tribal dominated dry-lands of Madhya. Affected regions: 444###India###25@@@583###Madhya Pradesh###75; 9177456###No Intention@@@; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
345,656.0022013-11-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the National Consortium on the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act to generate greater visibility for its achievements and undertake evidence-based state and national advocacy. Affected regions: 125###Bihar###12@@@212###Chattisgarh###13@@@386###Gujarat###13@@@471###Jharkhand###12@@@583###Madhya Pradesh###12@@@588###Maharashtra###13@@@750###Odisha###12@@@1050###Uttar Pradesh###13; @@@; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
300,000.0032011-02-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act network to undertake state-specific policy advocacy and generate greater national visibility for its work. Affected regions: 444###India###100; @@@9177920###Adivasi; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
300,000.0032009-11-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- To integrate pilot programs in animal husbandry and agriculture with the delivery of public services in the tribal drylands areas of Madhya Pradesh. Affected regions: 583###Madhya Pradesh###100; 9177456###No Intention@@@9177416###Indigenous; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.
750,000.0012007-11-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Endowment support to ensure the long-term sustainability of SPS's watershed management and livelihoods programs and for SPS's program and operational costs as it builds its endowment. Affected regions: 125###Bihar###12@@@212###Chattisgarh###12@@@386###Gujarat###12@@@471###Jharkhand###12@@@494###Karnataka###12@@@583###Madhya Pradesh###16@@@750###Odisha###12@@@830###Rajasthan###12; @@@; India, Sri Lanka and Nepal; affected countries: FIXME.