Private foundation funding nonprofit organizations. The broader mission goals espoused by their philanthropy are to
Improve the lives of children, enable creative pursuit of science, advance reproductive health, and conserve and restore earth’s natural systems.
Grants are made across 5 project categories, these are
- Conservation and Science
- Children, Families and Communities
- Reproductive Health
- Local Grantmaking
- Organizational Effectiveness
Beyond this, they make mission investments in projects that support the broader foundation goals. Submission is still via their grants process but the funding parameters are different.
The foundation will not fund
- lobbying and activities intended to influence legislation
- conference fees and tuition
- religious organizations
- individual applicants