Items Tagged with 'Gerald R. Ford'


Partners commission documentary on President Ford

August 25, 2015
Gerald Ford’s legacy as the 38th president is getting a movie deal. Read More

Ex-ski home of President Ford lists for $8.5M

December 5, 2014
President Gerald Ford’s former ski home near Vail, Colo. is for sale. Read More

The Golden Bear fundraises for Ford museum Learning Center

August 8, 2013
One of the greatest golfers ever will be in town this September to help raise money for the new Learning Center at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. Read More

Renewable energy opportunities to be explored July 30

Four Michigan companies will share what they’ve learned.

July 19, 2013
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of President Gerald R. Ford comes word of a timely event July 30 at the Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids. Read More

What would Jerry do?

July 12, 2013
The week is under way but is given greater perspective for reflection following the ceremonies and celebrations of Grand Rapids’ most famous son, marking what would have been Gerald R. Ford’s 100th birthday July 14. Read More

Grand Rapids marks President Ford's 100th birthday

July 12, 2013
| By AP
Several events scheduled for this weekend in Grand Rapids will honor the centennial anniversary of President Gerald Ford's birth on July 14, 1913. Read More

U-M dedicates statue of President Gerald Ford

April 17, 2013
| By AP
ANN ARBOR — The University of Michigan is home to a new statue of one of its most famous alumni, President Gerald Ford. Read More

Ford Foundation auctions family items

December 12, 2012
DALLAS –– Gerald Ford's golf clubs sold for about $26,000 at an auction Tuesday of items donated by the late president's family to raise money for a new student learning center at his presidential museum in Grand Rapids. Read More

Ford Foundation kicks off $15 million museum expansion

November 9, 2012
Trustees of the Gerald R. Ford Foundation revealed they have already received pledges totaling $10 million toward their $15 million goal of building a 10,500-square-foot addition to the former president’s museum at 303 Pearl St. NW. Read More