Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation was established last September 2000. Their primary focus is to advance environmental conservation, scientific research, and patient care throughout the world and in San Francisco Bay Area.

The vision of the foundation is creating positive outcomes for future generations. They uphold a set of core values that directs their work; impact, integrity, disciplined approach, and collaboration.

The foundation carries out its work through awarding initiatives and program grants to individuals, organizations, and partners to make positive changes in the world.

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Recent News from Moore Foundation

$5B conservation plan offers new approach, but faces hurdles | WIVT - NewsChannel 34
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies

O'Donnell says philanthropic groups may need to accept more risk because much ... much more funding is needed from government and philanthropy to meet...more

Bezos, Bloomberg among donors committing $5b to protect biodiversity - Mongabay
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Wyss Foundation

Nine philanthropic organizations will provide $5 billion over the next decade for conservation efforts all over the globe. Donors include the Bezos...more

Philanthropic groups including Bezos Earth Fund Pledge $5bn to Protect Land and Sea ...
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Wyss Foundation

A record-breaking private investment into biodiversity protection was announced this week by nine philanthropic organisations, including Bezos Earth...more

Philanthropists pledge $5 billion to save threatened species - The Washington Post
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Wyss Foundation

The Wyss Foundation and eight other philanthropic organizations pledged Wednesday ... Mike Bloomberg's philanthropy has supported the Sierra Club's...more

Telehealth Funding: Transforming Primary Care And Achieving Digital Health Equity For ...
Foundation: Moore Foundation

Core to the Moore Foundation grant is funding for the Telehealth Navigator. Recruited from the community served, the Telehealth Navigator will play...more

Improving health during the COVID pandemic with the power of philanthropy
Foundation: Moore Foundation

And those that are supported by philanthropic funding are often the most impactful of all. One medical student overcame COVID-19 after becoming...more

I3 seed funding program awards grants to four research teams
Foundation: Moore Foundation

Four interdisciplinary teams have been awarded seed funding through the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation to...more

Program Director, Moore Experimental Physics Investigator Initiative
Foundation: Moore Foundation

Gordon and Betty Moore established the foundation to create positive ... The program makes approximately $100 million per year in grants for...more

Moore Foundation Offers More Relief After Hurricane Dorian
Foundation: Moore Foundation

#THE Moore Bahamas Foundation has announced new grants for Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery, bringing contributions thus far to more...more

Building Wildfire Resilience in the West: The Convergence of COVID-19 and Wildfire
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Sierra Health Foundation

... communities and first responders; Clarify how philanthropic capital can kickstart/scale solutions and opportunities for public-private...more

Illustrative Grants from Moore Foundation

Environmental Defense-$1,891,251

Tides Canada Foundation-$1,241,635

Renewable Resources Coalition-$1,409,100

Fundacao Bioma-$251,519

Rutgers University Foundation-$1,347,416

Amazon Conservation Team-$2,278,865


Tides Center, Communication Partnership for Science and the Sea-$710,262

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution-$927,412

Fundacao Djalma Batista-$3,471,059

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