Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation


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Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation,

private philanthropic organization established in 2000 by Gordon Moore, co-founder of Intel Corp., and his wife Betty. The foundation funds projects in science and environmental conservation as well as programs in and around San Francisco, where it is based. The majority of its grants are grouped in what the foundation calls initiatives: large-scale, multiyear projects focused on specific issues and intended to achieve significant, measurable, and lasting results.
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ECRI Institute, a US nonprofit organisation that is an independent, trusted authority on the medical practices and products that provide the safest, most cost-effective care, reported on Friday the receipt of USD2.4m grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to ensure that the healthcare community has free access to the ECRI Guidelines Trust.
Surgeon General Jerome Adams, MD, MPH; political scientist and commentator Melissa Harris-Perry, PhD; Ai-jen Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance; Linda Blount, MPH, president and CEO of the Black Women's Health Imperative; and Debra Joy Perez, PhD, chief evaluation and learning officer of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.
TNC is a partner in the Collaboration for Forests and Agriculture, a joint effort of the National Wildlife Federation, TNC, WWF, and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, to eliminate deforestation and land conversion from beef and soy supply chains in the Brazilian Amazon and Cerrado, and the Chaco region of Argentina and Paraguay.
Speakers include Jane Davidson (University of Wales, Trinity Saint David), Helen Browning (Soil Association), Gareth Wyn Jones (BBC), Graham Harvey (author and agricultural story editor for The Archers), Mike Clarke (RSPB), Sheila Dillon (BBC), Justin Adams (Nature Conservancy), Guillermo Castilleja (Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation), John Fullerton (Capital Institute), Bronwen Percival (Neal's Yard), Illtud Llyr Dunsford (Charcutier), Professor Aruni Bhatnagar (University of Louisville), Dr Martin Scurr (GP and columnist), organic agriculture pioneer Professor Hartmut Vogtmann, Muhsen Hassanin (halal butcher).
Geological Survey, the California Governors Office of Emergency Services, the California Geological Survey, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the California Institute of Technology, the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Washington, the University of Oregon, the University of Nevada at Reno and Central Washington University.
This research was funded by the National Science Foundation, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the U.S.
Sasha Abrams recently was appointed general counsel and secretary to the board at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, which was set up by Gordon Moore, the co-founder of Intel, and his wife.
Summary: Sasha Abrams recently was appointed general counsel and secretary to the board at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, which was set up by Gordon ...
Funded by the university's Institute on the Environment and supported by a grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the Ensia program is a media platform which includes a print and online magazine and events showcasing solutions to Earth's biggest environmental challenges.
In addition, adults have the opportunity to help inspire future scientists by participating in the Science Play and Research Kit (SPARK): Reimagining the 21st Century Chemistry Set competition, sponsored by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. This competition is seeking ideas that engage children as young as eight and inspire both children and adults to become more involved in hands-on science.
Wikidata's initial development is being funded with a major donation of EUR1.3m, granted in half by the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, while a quarter of Wikidata's initial funding is donated by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation through its Science program.