The Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice

Located at 320 East 43rd Street in New York City, the Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice is a hub for social good and the courageous people who devote their lives to achieving it. Home to the Ford Foundation and three organizations aligned with our mission, our landmark building features 81,000 square feet of convening space for the social sector, and a beautiful garden and social justice art gallery open to the public.


Event spaces

We will consider event booking requests from organizations aligned with our mission. See detailed information about our spaces, eligibility requirements, and how to book your event.

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Ford Foundation Gallery

Visit our art gallery to encounter thought-provoking works that engage with issues of justice, dignity, and fairness.

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Accessibility and sustainability

Our building is a welcoming place that exceeds accessibility standards and emphasizes sustainability.

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Visitor information

Here you'll find directions to our building and other information to help you plan your visit including when the gallery is closed or when the garden closes early.

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Our building's history

Explore the history of our unique landmark building, designed by renowned architects  Kevin Roche and John Dinkeloo, from its opening in 1967 to its 2018 renewal, led by the architecture and design firm Gensler.

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