Betty Ford will grants $500K to namesake rehab

FILE-- President Gerald Ford and his wife Betty Ford are shown in July 1975. Gerald R. Ford, who picked up the pieces of Richard Nixon's scandal-shattered White House as the 38th and only unelected president in America's history, has died, his wife, Betty, said Tuesday Dec. 26, 2006. He was 93. (AP Photo / file )

August 11, 2011 8:20:21 AM PDT
The Betty Ford Center says the former first lady in her final days authorized a $400,000 donation to the rehab center that bears her names and has changed the lives of thousands of people.