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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Twitter - @MooreFound

Foundation Grants and Resources

Recent News from Moore Foundation

Exposing the Canadian oil sector's victim complex
Foundation: Moore Foundation

Myth 7: Land and marine conservation grants from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation are a hidden part of anti-pipeline efforts. The Gordon...more

Stanford physicists funded to pursue 'tabletop' physics experiments
Foundation: Moore Foundation

The Moore Foundation grants will fund three projects: Two are experimental and will focus on developing new technologies for detecting dark...more

Claude Moore Grants $25K To Loudoun Literacy
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Claude Moore Charitable Foundation

The grant follows a separate $60,000 grant from the Claude Moore Foundation in early 2019, a $10,000 grant from the Community Foundation...more

'Dark Money' Behind Publicly Funded Abortion Push
Foundation: Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, Gates Foundation, Moore Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Wyss Foundation

"The line between philanthropy and political advocacy at Arabella is blurry indeed," ... to the Arabella's stated mission of "philanthropy and impact investing. ... such large and...more

Secretive 'harbor master' steers Colorado River campaign
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

When asked who funds his project, Tucker listed five foundations. Those foundations' grant databases showed that his campaign has received at...more

GCSO receives grants for tasers, updated dispatch system
Foundation: Moore Foundation

The Foundation provides grants to local law enforcement agencies to fund programs or special equipment, which may not be available through...more

ECRI Institute Receives $2.4 Million Clinical Excellence Grant
Foundation: Moore Foundation

1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ECRI Institute announces a $2.4 million grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to ensure that the...more

Mason Moore Foundation to support MT emergency service programs with calendar sales
Foundation: Moore Foundation

Foundation money will be used to assist Montana emergency service programs through grants. Reporting by Chet Layman for MTN...more

The Moore Foundation Doubles Down on Support for Quantum Materials
Foundation: Moore Foundation

‚ÄúThe Moore Foundation's Science Program is an example of the impact private philanthropy can have in funding basic scientific research,‚ÄĚ said...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

Social Enterprise Network Sites

Social Entrepreneurship

Establishing a Social Enterprise Curriculum

Several British colleges and universities have embraced social entrepreneurship in their curriculum. Pathik Pathak at Southampton have introduced n interdisciplinary module in Social Enterprise, which is open to students of all year groups and across all disciplines.

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