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Introducing our 2019 David Bohnett Leadership and Public Service Fellows

Three Ford School graduate students – Eric Hanss, Jonatan Martinez, and Nick Najor – have recently been selected to serve the City of Detroit Mayor’s Office as the 2019 David Bohnett Leadership and Public Service Fellows.

Developers, philanthropists and a Pulitzer-winning novelist will help choose USC’s next president

The 23 faculty members and trustees on the panel reflect a broad spectrum of views but have the singular goal of choosing a leader who can guide the university out of a series of damaging scandals.

Philp Glass to Receive 41st Annual Kennedy Honors Alongside Cher, Reba McEntire, Wayne Shorter

David Bohnett participates in the selection of honorees through his involvement with the Center’s Special Honors Advisory Committee.

27 Most Successful LGBT+ Entrepreneurs, Executives and Opinion Leaders

In honor of LGBT STEM day, we’re taking a look at some of the most successful and powerful leaders in the LGBT community.

After Parkland, a Regional Funder Gives to Youth Advocacy and Gun Reform

Gun safety has been the focus of a small but growing group of funders for some time. The major players are the Joyce Foundation, the David Bohnett Foundation, the Kendeda Fund, the Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Who’s Partnering with Joe Biden on LGBTQ Inclusion?

The Gill Foundation and the David Bohnett Foundation are partnering with none other than former Vice President Joe Biden—through the Biden Foundation—and YMCA of the USA.

The Biden Foundation and YMCA of the USA Announce Joint Effort to Foster LGBTQ Inclusion and Equity Nationwide

New initiative will develop and implement local strategies to support LGBTQ individuals and families

YMCA Launches LGBTQ Inclusion Campaign with Support of Three Foundations

Funding from the Gill Foundation and the David Bohnett Foundation will help support the initiative.

An Unsustainable Model? Not to These Donors Doubling Down on Residential Colleges

The David C. Bohnett Residential College, will focus on the principles of “social justice and community service” and form part of a student community that “integrates living and learning”

David Bohnett’s keynote commencement speech, with introduction from Michael Barr

David Bohnett gives the Charge to the Class of 2018 at the Ford School Spring Commencement, with an introduction from Michael Barr. April, 2018.