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.

Web Address

www.moore.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @MooreFound

Foundation Grants and Resources


Recent News from Moore Foundation


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

Cameron Foundation awards $1.13M in local grants
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Cameron Foundation

Petersburg-based The Cameron Foundation announced Tuesday it has awarded $1.13 million in grants to 24 nonprofit organizations in...more

Coronavirus pandemic spurring collaboration among Atlanta's nonprofits
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Moore Foundation

The best example is the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta and the United Way of Greater Atlanta. The two regional organizations created...more

Claude Moore Foundation Completes 2020 Grant Distributions
Foundation: Moore Foundation

•Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties – $452,000. •ECHO – $105,000. •INMED Partnerships for Children –...more

From Buffett to Bloomberg: The 25 Philanthropists In America Making The Biggest Donations
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Nike, Robertson Foundation, Walton Family Foundation, Open Society Foundations

In recent years, some of the world's richest have increased their giving, but many are bulking up their foundations rather than making grants...more

ECRI Institute Hires Award-winning Development Executive Michelle Gollapalli

... in helping organizations achieve their missions through philanthropic partnerships," says Marcus Schabacker, MD, ... Social Sharing: @ECRI_Institute hires Michelle Gollapalli to lead...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

Ecotrust-$969,617

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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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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