The Ford Family Foundation

The Ford Family Foundation was established in 1957 by Kenneth W. And Hallie E. Ford. Its mission is "successful citizens and vital rural communities" in Oregon and Siskiyou County, Calif. The Fund for Teachers initiative is part of The Ford Family Foundation’s ongoing work to support teachers and develop networks of high-quality teachers and leaders in Douglas County. The Foundation is located in Roseburg, Oregon, with a Scholarship office in Eugene.

1600 NW Stewart Parkway
Roseburg, OR 97471


For local information on the Fund for Teachers grant process, contact Stephanie Ascherl at Fund for Teachers at 346-258-6201 or