Hewlett Foundation


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Hewlett Foundation:

see William and Flora Hewlett FoundationWilliam and Flora Hewlett Foundation,
philanthropic organization founded in 1966 by engineer and entrepeneur William R. Hewlett (1913–2001), co-founder of Hewlett-Packard, his wife, Flora Lamson Hewlett (1914–77), and their eldest son, Walter B. Hewlett (1944–).
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Funding for the research will come from several organizations including the Democracy Fund, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Charles Koch Foundation and the Omidyar Network.
And though some longtime climate funders such as the Hewlett Foundation have begun to meaningfully widen the scope of their grantmaking, traditional climate philanthropy has been too slow to acknowledge that its funding patterns run the risk of contributing to a "dangerous path dependency," as Nisbet puts it.
The Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence Fund (https://knightfoundation.org/aifund-faq), backed by the Knight Foundation, Reid Hoffman, the Omidyar Network, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation; and Jim Pallotta, founder of the Raptor Group, has seeded Harvard's Berkman Klein Center (https://cyber.harvard.edu) and MIT's Media Lab (www.media.mit.edu) with a joint grant of $27 million to figure out these questions for us.
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Andrew W Mellon Foundation and the Kresge Foundation later joined the partnership.
Forest Service, Metro, the Hewlett Foundation, the Harbourton Foundation, the Edwards Mother Earth Foundation and the Oregon Community Foundation.<br />But with a $2 million funding gap remaining, according to several recent media reports, it became clear why a March 1 ground-breaking event was canceled and never rescheduled.<br />The project team's statement specifically focuses on labor costs in the booming Portland construction market.
Initial funding for the partnership is provided through grants from the MacArthur Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Spitzer Charitable Trust, Energy Foundation, and from private-sector contributions.<br />
It will be funded by the John and Laura Arnold Foundation, Democracy Fund, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the John S.
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation introduced "Deeper Learning" in 2010.
Part of the momentum results from the Hewlett Foundation's creation, in 2011, of a Deeper Learning Network, which began as a collaboration of 10 education organizations that foster deeper learning in their own schools, share ideas, and provide models to the larger community.
The remaining $2 million would come from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Raptor Group founder Jim Pallotta, who are giving a million dollars each.
She has also worked for international foundations such as the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and the Open Society Institute.