About The Foundation

Founded in 2011 by E. Glenn Ward, Jr., Adelaide F. Ward and several family members and friends, the Elijah Glenn Ward Family Foundation is an IRS-recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The Foundation is the parent organization for both its research branch, Catalyst Educational Research Center, Inc. and its educational branch, Ward College. It provides the orientation and infrastructure, with respect to both culture and operations, that is needed to support these organizations. This infrastructure includes mission and heritage, governance, development and planning, operations, fundraising, and endowment.